Join Red Hat in the fight against multiple sclerosis

Imagine that, one day, you find your body unwilling to co-operate with your demands. You may lose the ability to walk, or to speak clearly. It is a gradual process that may be only mildly concerning because the symptoms come and go, sometimes for months. Then, one day, multiple sclerosis sets in and the damage is done. There is no cure.

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Fight cybercrime with our combined solution

Cyber crime has really come a long way in the past few decades. It has evolved from “hackers”(the bad kind) merely taking advantage of software exploits and social engineering for personal gain to such James Bondsian exploits as:

  • Cross-site scripting, SQL injections, and cross-site request forgery are a top threat on the web
  • Redirecting traffic from legitimate web pages to identical copies meant to deliver software rendering attackers complete control of computers remotely
  • Zero-day exploits for web services (such as email) going on sale to the highest bidder

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Bridging the gap to Java: We chat with Louis Zuckerman about bringing GlusterFS to the platform

We met with a whole bunch of people at the recent DevNation Gluster hackathon, but Louis was the only one wearing a fedora. After awarding him bonus points, we sat down and talked about his project to bridge Gluster with Java.

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Louis Zuckerman at DevNation’s Gluster Hackathon

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An interview with Red Hat’s James Shubin (or, “Why Puppet-Gluster is the bee’s knees”)

The next interview we held at the DevNation Hackathon in San Francisco is with James Shubin.

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James Shubin, awkwardly caught on camera

Who are you?

I’m James Shubin, a configuration management architect in the systems engineering group at Red Hat. Before that, I was a “random hacker” who started using GlusterFS before the acquisition by Red Hat. I also write a technical blog named The Technical Blog of James.

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An interview with Red Hat’s Jeff Darcy

We caught up with Jeff at a DevNation hackathon just before Red Hat Summit 2014 and gabbed about Gluster…and learned what it takes to be a storage developer.

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Red Hat’s Jeff Darcy wondering why anyone would need a 1TB thumb drive (kidding!)

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