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Lead Image by Timothy Ah Koy on Unsplash

Identity Management from the cloud

Offers for identity management as a service (IDaaS) are entering the market and promising simplicity. However, many lack functionality, adaptability, and in-depth integration with existing systems. We look at how IT managers should consider IDaaS in their strategy.
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Lead Image © mipan, 123RF.com

LibreOffice in the workplace

How can LibreOffice be used in a corporate environment and what difficulties have to be considered? In particular, you cannot underestimate acceptance by your employees.
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Photo by JJ Ying on Unsplash.com

Regular expressions and metacharacters in PowerShell

Almost all programming and scripting languages allow the use of regular expressions, but many professionals still believe regex is a relic from ancient times. With specific examples, we show how useful and meaningful regex can be in PowerShell.
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Lead Image © Sergiy Serdyuk, 123RF.com

Optimizing Windows 10 for SSDs

Not all PC settings – traditionally optimized for magnetic hard disks – are suitable for solid state drives. We show you how to configure Windows 10 for optimal operation with SSDs.
Photos Courtesy of Swapnil Bhartiya

Photos Courtesy of Swapnil Bhartiya

An interview with SUSE CEO Nils Brauckmann

This month we talk with SUSE CEO Nils Brauckmann.
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Lead Image by Daniela Cuevas on Unsplash.com

Proxmox virtualization manager

Proxmox has been working for years on their virtualization manager that does not require a cloud. We look at the improved reliability and new features in version 5.0.

Better compression of web pages

Google develops a software tool that is a genuine alternative to Gzip, with improved website compression rates that save bandwidth for server operators.
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Photo by Aidas Ciziunas, Unsplash.com

Haskell framework for the web

The Yesod web framework includes a Haskell compiler on top of the standard web technologies, such as HTML, JavaScript, and CSS, with aggressive optimization and function checks for correctness.
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Lead Image Craig Whitehead on Unsplash

Hands-on test of Windows Subsystem for Linux

If you don't want to do without the main advantages of Linux on the Windows platform, the Windows Subsystem for Linux offers another option. We delve the depths of the Linux underworld and explain how you can optimize the subsystem.
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Lead Image © Joy Fera, fotolia.com

Project management with Phabricator

Bug trackers are the least thing that can be deployed to combat chaos in daily IT work. The free Phabricator software provides this service and many others.