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openshift

OpenShift: A Multiple Award-winning PaaS Tool

Platform as a Service (PaaS) has come to stay as a developer tool, as it allows users to concentrate on the app rather than be involved with the platform. OpenShift, developed by Red…

OSDB

An Overview of Open Source Databases

Every organisation keeps data. Over the last 50 years, electronic record-keeping, powered by Codd’s relational model, has become the foundation of the modern data driven business. Making decisions or defining strategies requires analysis…

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Working with Data and Cache Storage in Drupal

Drupal is a popular and widely used content management system (CMS). This article exposes the reader to MySQL database solutions for Drupal, along with others like PostgreSQL and SQLite, and follows up with…

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PPP3: Working with Databases

Databases can be efficiently manipulated by using Python. This article gives another way to solve a problem introduced in an earlier article by using Python with databases. In this month’s column, let’s look…

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Interfacing CouchDB with Python

Apache CouchDB is a database that is focused on ease of use. It can be interfaced with the versatile Python programming language, as shown in this tutorial. Apache CouchDB is a popular open…

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Back Up Data by Using a Simple Shell Script

Though there are a number of database backup tools available in the computer app market, this article is targeted at systems administrators who might not like to get their hands dirty with the…

A Peek Into Storage Solutions

Open source storage is similar to all other commercial storage products and can fulfill business needs like building Storage Area Network or Network-Attached Storage, file synchronisation and array clustering. We can develop and…

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Carry Out Data Mining and Machine Learning with WEKA

WEKA is a collection of visualisaton tools and algorithms for data analysis and predictive modelling. It is very popular among users and developers as can be seen by the large number of downloads….

Achieving Hundred Per Cent Growth with Open Source!

Making money out of something that is free is not child’s play. But companies like Taashee Linux Services are encouraging examples of organisations that can make money out of open source technology. The…

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‘The security threat on the cloud is now passe’

With the launch of Oracle 12c, Oracle has introduced the first database designed for the cloud. The Oracle Database 12c brings to customers a new multi-tenant architecture, by which the company attempts to…

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