Articles by Charlie Schluting 

Tracking the Evolution of Configuration Management

Configuration management has meant everything from a custom script executed over a remote shell to increasingly sophisticated applications like Puppet and cfengine. What's next? And what about your network gear?

Build a DIY Cloud with Euclayptus, Nimbus and Amazon EC2

Two software suites make it relatively easy to build your own cloud for testing or selling.

Dead Giant: Preparing for Life After Sun

IBM may have walked away from the table, but it's clear Sun is on the block. What's your next step, and where will open source software fit in?

Provide Robust Clustered Storage with Linux and GFS

Using GFS, the free clustered file system in Linux, you can create a truly robust cluster that does not depend on other servers. In this article, we show you how to properly configure GFS.

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