Monday, March 8, 2021

Open Source

Linux Microsoft Office Alternatives

Despite what you may have been led to believe, there are in fact a number of solid Linux alternatives...

Debian vs. Linux Mint: The Winner Is?

Linux Mint is on track to becoming the most popular desktop distro available. This isn't to suggest that it's...

The Open Source Funding Conundrum in 2018

Over the years, I've watched first hand as enterprise-centric companies took open source technologies and found ways to make...

How Open Source Will Enable Smart Cities

Go back a hundred years and services like electricity and running water — let alone phones — would have...

Linux Successes (And Failures) in 2017

First of all, I want to be clear in stating that this isn’t going to be another “Year of...

Linux Containers vs Virtual Machines

Ever since containers on Linux became popular, determining the difference between Linux containers and virtual machines has become trickier....

Best Lightweight Linux Distros

Zeroing in on the best lightweight Linux distro is something of a personal mission for me. That said, I'll...

Configure and Secure Linux Mint

After finishing installing Linux Mint, you might think you're all set and ready to go. And while Linux Mint...

Should You Use Linux Mint’s Debian or Standard Edition?

At first, users might wonder why Linux Mint offers both its Ubuntu-based Linux Mint Standard Edition and the Linux...

How to Install Linux Mint

Installing Linux Mint is a fairly straight forward process. Any perceived level of difficulty installing Linux Mint usually comes...

GNOME vs KDE: Best Desktop?

Even with the introduction of new Linux desktop environments over the years, GNOME and KDE remain major players in...

Best Linux Distros for the Enterprise

In this article, I'll share the top Linux distros for enterprise environments. Some of these distros are used in...

Latest Articles

Microsoft And the AI...

At Microsoft Ignite this year, Mitra Azizirad, Microsoft’s Corporate VP of AI and Innovation, gave one of the most exciting presentations. She opened with...

Data Analytics Infrastructure: Current...

Please join us for a wide ranging conversation: Register for the video webinar, on March 5, at 11 AM. Bring your questions for the...

The Logic Behind IBM’s...

I’ve been following and fascinated by IBM’s advanced enterprise artificial intelligence platform named Watson since the very start. When it started, the very first implementation...

Data Governance Best Practices

The average employee may not be wildly excited about data governance. The term may seem dry, perhaps vague, probably really complicated. It has something...