Articles and News
Nextcloud, Open-Xchange, and Univention Partner To Create Sovereign Productivity Suite
Three well-known open-source software companies join forces to provide a software suite specifically designed for the German public sector.
#nextcloud #univention #open-xchange #open-source #digital-sovereignty
Improving How We Deploy GitHub
This blog post gives insight into the recent deployment improvements of GitHub.
System Separation in the Continental Europe Synchronous Area on 8 January 2021
The European Network of Transmission System Operators for Electricity (ENTSO-E) analyzed the incident that nearly led to a blackout in Europe.
#blackout #entsoe #kritis
Backblaze Hard Drive Stats for 2020
Backblaze, the storage and data backup company, released their new hard drive reliability stats.
Achieving 11M IOPS & 66 GB/s IO on a Single ThreadRipper Workstation
The author shows what impressive IO performance a single workstation can deliver today.
Controlling Your Destiny
A short reminder that you should always own your platform.
This blog post is the third of a three-part series that describes how Wikimedia’s own CDN evolved. The previous posts are linked there.
Latex Tagged PDF Feasility Evaluation
This report shows, what is needed, to automatically generate tagged PDFs from Latex in the future.
#pdf #latex #tagged-pdf #accessibility
Fast Commits for ext4
The article explains how the optimization of the ext4 journaling leads to increased performance.
Projects and Releases
A Dedicated Licence for Open-Source Hardware: CERN OHL Approved by OSI
»The OSI (Open Source Initiative) has approved version 2 of CERN’s Open Hardware License (OHL), meaning it conforms to its Open Source Definition and respects the ideals and ethos of the movement.«
Release 21.1 of OPNsense brings improved firewall rules and NAT categories, traffic graphs supporting IPv6, advanced intrusion detection management, and aliases for MAC addresses.
crog is a command-line file transfer utility.
Broot allows more comfortable command-line directory listing and browsing.
espanso is a cross-platform text expander.
The Biggest Shell Programs in the World