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Boost Your Career as a Database Administrator

The demand for adept database administrators will continue to grow in the years to come, opening up innumerable opportunities. A career in this domain comes with both challenges and excellent growth potential. At…

Linux Maintainer Greg K-H Talks About What Keeps Him Busy!

Greg Kroah Hartman, fondly known as Greg K-H, is one of the most important people working on the Linux kernel. He is the Linux stable kernel maintainer and is a Linux Foundation Fellow….

Here’s How You Can Choose the Right Database For Your Business!

Choosing a database is a long term decision and altering that decision later can be a difficult and expensive proposition. So, IT managers need to get it right the first time around. Choosing…

For Start-Ups, the Cloud is the Way to Go!

Experts opine that cloud technology has the potential to bridge the gap between a small and a large enterprise. For start-ups and SMBs, cloud computing can make life far easier for IT admins,…

Chart a Successful, Recession-Proof Career in Virtualisation

While the virtualisation job market is expected to be buoyant for many years, the demand for well-trained professionals in this fast-evolving terrain is only going to increase. This article looks a little closer…

Use the Bench Calculator to Program Mathematics

This third article in the mathematical journey through open source takes you through the functional power of the bench calculator. After going through basic programming on the bench calculator, it’s time to explore…

Innovation: Many Good Things, With An Open Twist

Gone are the days when open source was a concept that applied mainly to the arts and software. Today, open source fires innovation in many things, from gadgets and cars to prosthetic limbs…

OpenStreetMap: An Open Source Alternate to GoogleMaps

This article introduces OpenStreetMap, which is bound to interest students, engineers, trekkers, cartographers, government officials, law enforcement authorities and anyone who makes use of maps. It doesn’t matter whether you are a trekker,…

The Status of Research in Localisation

In this 10th and concluding article in the series on localisation, the author take a closer look at the challenges for Indian language localisation and the current status of research in the field….

Want Freedom? Initiate Linux In Your Life Today

If you are a newbie in the Linux domain, this article is for you. The author explores the ins and outs of the operating system and tells you why you should choose Linux…

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