How to configure SSH access through Webmin

2021-08-19 13:03:41 www.techrepublic.com Looking for an easier way to configure SSH on your data center servers? How about Webmin? Jack Wallen walks you through some of the options for better SSH security using this web-based GUI. Nearly every Linux…

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How to enable Focus follows cursor in Chrome OS

2021-08-18 12:30:03 www.techrepublic.com Chrome OS has a hidden feature, inspired by the Linux desktop, that can make your work on the Chromebook a bit more efficient. Image: CC Photo Labs/Shutterstock Being a Linux desktop user for decades, certain features…

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IoT could drive adoption of near-premises computing

2021-08-18 10:07:57 www.techrepublic.com Near-premises computing offers the robustness of a central data center at the edge. It's time to take a look at this option. Image: metamorworks, Getty Images/iStockphoto Too often Internet of Things devices that run manufacturing production…

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Data privacy is a growing concern for more consumers

2021-08-17 13:47:45 www.techrepublic.com People surveyed by KPMG reported feeling increasingly uneasy about the data collection practices of corporations. IMAGE: iStock/MaksimTkachenko Businesses place great value on the data they collect about their customers. Through this information, companies can send out…

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SolarWinds makes DBA xPress free to support DataOps

2021-08-17 13:48:20 www.techrepublic.com The new tool should help make cloud migrations less painful for database managers, according to the company. Image: :Nuthawut Somsuk, Getty Images/iStockphoto SolarWinds announced Tuesday that its DBA xPress product is now available as a free…

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How to install Webmin on Rocky Linux

2021-08-13 14:05:09 www.techrepublic.com With Webmin, you can better secure and manage your instances of Rocky Linux. Jack Wallen walks you through the process of getting this web-based tool up and running. Illustration: Lisa Hornung/TechRepublic Webmin is a great tool…

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How AI struggles with bike lanes and bias

2021-08-12 16:46:02 www.techrepublic.com Commentary: Despite continued advances in AI, we still haven't solved some of its most basic problems. Image: iStock/Jolygon We've been so worried about whether AI-driven robots will take our jobs that we forgot to ask a…

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JetBrains Academy launches new free Kotlin Basics course

2021-08-12 11:00:05 www.techrepublic.com The new 10-week course introduces basic software development through Kotlin, the preferred language for Android app development. Image: JetBrains Must-read developer content JetBrains, the original developers of Android preferred programming language Kotlin, has launched a new…

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Ransomware demands and payments reach new highs

2021-08-09 13:50:40 www.techrepublic.com As cybercriminals have become more aggressive, the average ransom payment in the first half of 2021 jumped to $570,000, up 82% from 2020, says Palo Alto Networks' Unit 42. Image: Rzt_Moster/Shutterstock Ransomware has evolved into one…

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Why diverse boards matter – TechRepublic

2021-08-09 14:32:34 www.techrepublic.com Following the SEC's approval Friday of a Nasdaq proposal to boost diversity on corporate boards, industry leaders reflect on what that means—and how to get there. Image: REDPIXEL.PL/Shutterstock Industry leaders are applauding a decision by the…

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