Understanding a little more about /etc/profile and /etc/bashrc

  Recently I was working on an issue where an application was not retaining the umask setting set in the root users profile or /etc/profile. After looking into the issue a bit it seemed that the application in question only applied the umask setting that was set in /etc/bashrc and would not even accept the ...

Shining the spotlight on RHEV 3.2 and sVirt support

Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization has come a long way from its days as a Windows-dependent platform. RHEV 3.2 now offers the security and integration you would expect at the enterprise level. At the 2013 Red Hat Summit in Boston, Red Hat announced the availability of Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization 3.2. This version of RHEV offers features that make ...

Inktank gears up Ceph storage with support for Red Hat Linux

SUMMARY:Ceph is an open-source storage fan fave and now Inktank is buffing it up with Red Hat Linux support. One thing we learned at last month’s OpenStack Summit was that the open-source cloud crowd really, really likes Ceph storage.  Ceph is an open-source distributed object store and file system that is clearly gaining traction in OpenStack shops. Now Inktank, a ...

Red Hat improves its OpenStack enterprise and community technologies and roadmap

Red Hat Inc., provider of open source solutions, announced on Monday updates to its OpenStack enterprise and community technologies and roadmap, including the advancement of its enterprise Red Hat OpenStack offering into an Early Adopter Program and the availability of RDO, a community-supported distribution of OpenStack that runs on Red Hat Enterprise Linux, Fedora and their derivatives. In ...