Month: September 2020

Demand for Cloud and AI Skills Continues To Increase

Thinking about adding more cloud skills to your repertoire? Stop thinking. The time to do it is now. For IT professionals, cloud computing skills are becoming an essential resume item.  Companies are actively – and increasingly – looking for employees...

/ September 8, 2020

PipeWire Late Summer Update 2020

Wim Taymans talking about current state of PipeWire Wim Taymans did an internal demonstration yesterday for the desktop team at Red Hat of the current state of PipeWire. For those still unaware PipeWire is our effort to bring together audio,...

/ September 4, 2020

Altaro eBook: the Backup Bible

Altaro eBook: the Backup Bible The Backup Bible is an ambitious project produced by Altaro and written by Microsoft MVP Eric Siron that aims to be the definite guide to backup and disaster recovery for companies of all sizes. The...

/ September 4, 2020

Top 15 XKCD comics for Linux and Unix fans

Linux is a free and open-source kernel developed by Linus Torvalds, a Unix-like operating system clone. XKCD comic has a long tradition for including humorous geeky cartoons. In this post, I pick my favorite XKCD comics for Linux and Unix...

/ September 3, 2020

Updating AWS Credentials in Cluster API

I’ve written a bit here and there about Cluster API (aka CAPI), mostly focusing on the Cluster API Provider for AWS (CAPA). If you’re not yet familiar with CAPI, have a look at my CAPI introduction or check the Introduction...

/ September 2, 2020

There Are Still Opportunities For Service Providers

Service providers (SPs) still have a golden, but short-lived opportunity to commercialize the $266.4 billion cloud services market before AWS and others call it “game over.” By being more agile, able to scale and playing to their strengths, SPs can...

/ September 2, 2020

Enterprises Starting To Embrace Blockchain-as-a-Service (BaaS)

Many global companies have already implemented Blockchain-as-a-Service (BaaS) into their cloud offerings. There isn’t any question that offering BaaS can serve as a differentiator for many companies. Not to mention, blockchain can disrupt many industries from music to real estate....

/ September 1, 2020