Microsoft “loves Linux” as it makes Azure bigger, better

In San Francisco today, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella said something that was more than a little surprising: Microsoft loves Linux. The operating system once described as a “cancer” by Nadella’s predecessor, Steve Ballmer, is now being embraced (if not extended) with open arms, at least when it comes to Redmond’s Azure cloud platform. Nadella told us that some 20 percent of VMs on Azure use the open source operating system.
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Android signage products tap Atom-based reference design

RevelDigital’s Android signage software is shipping with the Atom E3815-based Intel EL-10 signage design and new Gigabyte and JWIPC systems based on it. Intel recently released an Intel Reference Design for Digital Signage (EL-10) for entry level signage applications, supporting Android 4.4, Wind River Linux, or Windows. Gigabyte has released a signage system (pictured at […]
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