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Databricks brings its Delta Lake project to the Linux Foundation

Databricks brings its Delta Lake project to the Linux Foundation

Databricks, the big data analytics service founded by the original developers of Apache Spark, today announced that it is bringing its Delta Lake open-source project for building data lakes to the

Google takes AMP to the OpenJS Foundation

AMP, Google’s somewhat controversial project for speeding up the mobile web, has always been open-source, but it also always felt like a Google project first. Today, however, Google announced that the
Kubernetes co-founder Craig McLuckie is as tired of talking about Kubernetes as you are

Kubernetes co-founder Craig McLuckie is as tired of talking about Kubernetes as you are

“I’m so tired of talking about Kubernetes . I want to talk about something else,” joked Kubernetes co-founder and VP of R&D at VMware Craig McLuckie during a keynote interview at this week’s Cloud
IBM Open-Sources Power ISA, Shares CPU, OpenCAPI Reference Designs

IBM Open-Sources Power ISA, Shares CPU, OpenCAPI Reference Designs

IBM has open sourced its Power instruction set, delivered a softcore implementation of the architecture, and turned over its OpenCAPI and OMI specifications to the Linux Foundation. The post IBM

How Pivotal got bailed out by fellow Dell family member, VMware

When Dell acquired EMC in 2016 for $67 billion, it created a complicated consortium of interconnected organizations. Some, like VMware and Pivotal, operate as completely separate companies. They have

Enterprise software is hot — who would have thought?

Once considered the most boring of topics, enterprise software is now getting infused with such energy that it is arguably the hottest space in tech.

Google, Intel and Microsoft form data protection consortium

It's common to secure data when its sitting put or flying to its destination, but not so much when you're actually using it -- there's still a risk someone could peek at your content while you work.
Intel, Google, Microsoft, and others launch Confidential Computing Consortium for data security

Intel, Google, Microsoft, and others launch Confidential Computing Consortium for data security

The Confidential Computing Consortium was introduced today to bring together some of the biggest tech companies in the world to better protect data in use.

IBM is moving OpenPower Foundation to The Linux Foundation

IBM makes the Power Series chips, and as part of that has open-sourced some of the underlying technologies to encourage wider use of these chips. The open-source pieces have been part of the OpenPower
Microsoft joins Hyperledger blockchain technology community

Microsoft joins Hyperledger blockchain technology community

Microsoft is joining the Hyperledger open source community for blockchain projects today, the latest move by a tech giant toward blockchain applications.

Apple joins the open-source Cloud Native Computing Foundation

The Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF), the home of open-source projects like Kubernetes, today announced that Apple is joining as a top-level Platinum End User Member. With this, Apple is
Takeaways from KubeCon; the latest on Kubernetes and cloud native development

Takeaways from KubeCon; the latest on Kubernetes and cloud native development

Extra Crunch offers members the opportunity to tune into conference calls led and moderated by the TechCrunch writers you read every day. This week, TechCrunch’s Frederic Lardinois and Ron Miller
Uber, Google, IBM, and others join Urban Computing Foundation to create tools for ‘cities of tomorrow’

Uber, Google, IBM, and others join Urban Computing Foundation to create tools for ‘cities of tomorrow’

The Linux Foundation today announced the Urban Computing Foundation, a new industry-wide effort to create software to 'support the cities of tomorrow.'
Canonical’s Mark Shuttleworth on dueling open-source foundations

Canonical’s Mark Shuttleworth on dueling open-source foundations

At the Open Infrastructure Summit, which was previously known as the OpenStack Summit, Canonical founder Mark Shuttleworth used his keynote to talk about the state of open-source foundations — and
Node.js and JS foundations are merging to form OpenJS

Node.js and JS foundations are merging to form OpenJS

The Linux Foundation today unveiled several major collaborative partnerships as it looks to cement development of various open source projects.
Open-source communities fight over telco market

Open-source communities fight over telco market

When you think of MWC Barcelona, chances are you’re thinking about the newest smartphones and other mobile gadgets, but that’s only half the story. Actually, it’s probably far less than half the story
Linux Foundation launches ELISA, an open source project for building safety-critical systems

Linux Foundation launches ELISA, an open source project for building safety-critical systems

The Linux Foundation's ELISA is an open source project intended to help companies build safety-critical Linux-based systems.Read More

Linux Foundation launches Hyperledger Grid to provide framework for supply chain projects

The Linux Foundation’s Hyperledger Project has a singular focus on the blockchain, but this morning it announced a framework for building supply chain projects where it didn’t want blockchain stealing
Everything that was announced at KubeCon + CloudNativeCon

Everything that was announced at KubeCon + CloudNativeCon

KubeCon + CloudNativeCon 2018 is being held this week in Seattle. Here is everything that was announced related to Kubernetes and microservices.

The Cloud Native Computing Foundation adds etcd to its open-source stable

The Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF), the open-source home of projects like Kubernetes and Vitess, today announced that its technical committee has voted to bring a new project on board. That