I woke up today, looked into news stream on my phone and bang! Amazon announced Arm systems being available in AWS. Nice! Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.6 is one of operating systems available from day one. Boots, runs and all the
During last few years Linaro Enterprise Group (recently renamed to Linaro Datacenter and Cloud Group) was working on getting OpenStack working on AArch64 at same level as it works on x86-64 architecture. And I am proud to be member of that group
You probably know that I am fan of retro computers. Those from 80s, 70s and older ones. And for quite a time I told that I do not plan to run retro machines at home. But it has to change.
Few days ago Linus Torvalds added code of conduct to the Linux kernel. And then lot of discussions started. I had no plans to take part in any of them. But last week I was dragged into one of them
At Linaro we moved from packaged OpenStack to virtualenv tarballs. Then we packaged those. But as it took us lot of maintenance time we switched to Docker container images for OpenStack and whatever it needs to run. And then we
Years ago Applied Micro (APM) released XGene processor. It went to APM BlackBird, APM Mustang, HPe M400 and several other systems. For some time there was no other AArch64 cpu available on market so those machines got popular as distribution builders, developer