With no prior knowledge of OpenStack, I must say that as a user, it has proven to be a really nice experience. Was able to configure and start and instance with an extra attached volume in a few minutes. Good stuff.
With osquery, you can use SQL to query low-level operating system information. Under the hood, instead of querying static tables, these queries dynamically execute high-performance native code. The results of the SQL query are transparently returned to you quickly and easily.
A really neat concept for monitoring and security auditing.
A drop-in, low-overhead monitoring web dashboard for a linux machine.
(via One Thing Well)
This is worth a quick mention in case someone runs into the same issue. If you get this when trying to make a
IEEEtran.cls:366: leading text: normalfont IEEEtran.cls:724: Font OT1/ptm/m/n/5=ptmr7t at 5.0pt not loadable: Metric (TFM)
Then install the recommended fonts to fix the problem:
§ sudo apt-get install texlive-fonts-recommended
This took me way longer to figure out than it should have.
The service currently features 24 Linux games, a list dominated by indie titles that were already available via other means, as well as larger releases like Team Fortress 2 and Serious Sam 3. Valve has promised that internally developed titles like Portal and Left 4 Dead 2 will be available for Linux soon. Only one paid Steam Linux title, World of Goo, currently has a free demo available on the platform.
We shall see how this takes off.