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Rise and Fall and Rise of Scala

Rise and Fall and Rise of Scala

Once thought to be the next big thing, Scala has had a tumultuous past. Back in 2011, the Scala team won a five year grant by the European Research Council....

What To Do When Stuck In The Cloud

What To Do When Stuck In The Cloud

While it is abundantly clear that the cloud evolution continues at a rapid pace, it is imperative that one must prepare at the same rapid pace to take advantage of...

Cloud Devours Everything In Its' Path

Cloud Devours Everything In Its' Path

The cloud gets spoken about ad nauseam. Any technological based web site is filled with articles on the cloud. The cloud essentially hangs over us like a cloud. With that...

Is Python About To Take Over The Once Dominant Java?

Is Python About To Take Over The Once Dominant Java?

Is Python about to take over the once dominant Java? For years, the thought of such a question would be mystified. The perplexed looks on developers faces would scream, “Are...

Extremely high demand for Ethereum skills - Interview with Team Leader at Ethereum

Extremely high demand for Ethereum skills -  Interview with Team Leader at Ethereum

Blockchain is all the rage! And, Dr. Christian Reitwiessner is in the midst of the storm. As one of the creators of Solidity, we were thrilled that he was willing...

Most in-demand skills

Looking to see if the skills you possess are the ones most in demand? Are there areas within your overall skill set that need to be addressed to increase your...

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Extremely high demand for Ethereum skills - Interview with Team Leader at Ethereum

Extremely high demand for Ethereum skills -  Interview with Team Leader at Ethereum

Blockchain is all the rage! And, Dr. Christian Reitwiessner is in the midst of the storm. As one of the creators of Solidity, we were thrilled that he was willing...

Ansible, or Not Ansible?: Interview with Director of Ansible Community

Ansible, or Not Ansible?: Interview with Director of Ansible Community

From our data, Ansible is gaining on industry leaders Puppet and Chef. Why is that the case? Simplicity is one of the key factors driving the growth in the utilization...

General Manager of Training at The Linux Foundation Forecasts Cloudy Weather

General Manager of Training at The Linux Foundation Forecasts Cloudy Weather

Where does The Linux Foundation believe ones time is well spent to catapult their career objectives? It is fairly apparent after reaching out to Clyde Seepersad, General Manager Training and...

Open Source adoption in Education Sector: Interview with Patrick Masson from OSI

Open Source adoption in Education Sector: Interview with Patrick Masson from OSI

With the perceived growth of FLOSS deployments in the world's education sector, we wanted to try to confirm our intuition. What better way of doing so than going directly to...

An inside look at SUSE’s recruitment process

An inside look at SUSE’s recruitment process

SUSE’s global HR talks about employing Linux talent LinuxCareer.com asked Marie Louise van Deutekom, the SUSE’s Global HR Director, to elaborate on the international recruitment process at SUSE. Marie Louise...

How writing about Linux boosts your IT career. Interview with Jason Hibbets, Red Hat

How writing about Linux boosts your IT career. Interview with Jason Hibbets, Red Hat

The World Wide Web has become an extremely strong source of information. Job seekers search for jobs on online job boards, while recruiters search for potential employees by listing their...

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15
Aug2018
Rise and Fall and Rise of Scala

Rise and Fall and Ri...

Once thought to be the next big thing, Scala has had a tumultuous past. Back in 2011, the Scala team won a five year grant by the European Research Council. At that point, it surely seemed possible that this was the next...

09
Jul2018
What To Do When Stuck In The Cloud

What To Do When Stuc...

While it is abundantly clear that the cloud evolution continues at a rapid pace, it is imperative that one must prepare at the same rapid pace to take advantage of the situation. The cloud is well beyond early adoption p...

06
Jun2018
Cloud Devours Everything In Its' Path

Cloud Devours Everyt...

The cloud gets spoken about ad nauseam. Any technological based web site is filled with articles on the cloud. The cloud essentially hangs over us like a cloud. With that being said, it has proven to be a very valuable i...

14
May2018
Is Python About To Take Over The Once Dominant Java?

Is Python About To T...

Is Python about to take over the once dominant Java? For years, the thought of such a question would be mystified. The perplexed looks on developers faces would scream, “Are you kidding?”. It was assumed that Java would...

Career Advice

14
Apr2017
Guide To Finding a Home-Based Linux Job

Guide To Finding a Home-B...

With the technology advancements that keep on evolving, locating a home-based Linux job is a lot of Linux engineers dream. Unfortunately, there is still a majority of engineers that work in a typical office setting, but...

24
Oct2016
Don't Pretend To Be Someone Else

Don't Pretend To Be Someo...

Job descriptions can be very puzzling. Are they looking for strictly a developer, or do they want someone that can develop but also maintain their systems? Sometimes it can be very tricky to separate the wheat from the c...

23
Sep2016
Open Source Company Involvement: Research It To The Core

Open Source Company Invol...

Do you desire a role where you can contribute code to an open source project as part of your daily responsibilities? During work hours and not in your spare time? It goes without saying that a lot of developers dream of...

11
Aug2016
Pay Attention: You May Fall Behind If You Don't

Pay Attention: You May Fa...

The world of open source software is an ever-changing landscape. What appears to be the next big thing may fall by the wayside by some new development tool.The pace is fast and furious, and it does not look like it is go...

Skills Watch

10
Apr2018

Most in-demand skills

Looking to see if the skills you possess are the ones most in demand? Are there areas within your overall skill set that need to be addressed to increase your marketability? We have combined the...

16
Jun2017
Do you have what it takes to be a software developer?

Do you have what it takes to b...

The application space is the place to be. A lot of work has been done in the low-level Linux arena, and it continues, but the growth over the last few years has been in the application space. Wit...

08
Jun2017
Scripting Languages Popularity Contest

Scripting Languages Popularity...

Scripting is an essential attribute of an administrator's skill set. With all the choices that exist, which one is best? In this area of technology, more so than almost any other, it is all about...

03
Apr2017
Automation is Becoming a Necessity, is Puppet the Only Answer?

Automation is Becoming a Neces...

A microcosm of today's world includes building cars via robots, self driving vehicles, etc. No matter the task, it appears the number one goal is to automate it as much as possible. The technolog...

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Latest entries:

15
Aug2018

Rise and Fall and Ri...

Once thought to be the next big thing, Scala has had a tumultuous past. Back in 2011, the Scala team...

09
Jul2018

What To Do When Stuc...

While it is abundantly clear that the cloud evolution continues at a rapid pace, it is imperative th...

10
Apr2018

Most in-demand skill...

Looking to see if the skills you possess are the ones most in demand? Are there areas within your ov...

06
Jun2018

Cloud Devours Everyt...

The cloud gets spoken about ad nauseam. Any technological based web site is filled with articles on...