Episode 203 – Roaring News

Another fortnight, another Roaring News episode looking at an Acquisition by SUSE, some privacy shattering interviews and a PSA about unsecured databases!

Another startup bites the dust?

We’ve discussed how a lot of startup’s business strategy is to get notices, get popular and cash out. Is Rancher doing this now, or is this acquisition by SUSE more interesting?

Do laws make things better, or worse?

In another attempt of using unproven technology to solve perceived deficiencies in human, intuition based tasks, legislation conceived to protect the individual, may just be making things worse?

Nah, leave it with the default password. It’ll be fine!

Though Dave feels this isn’t worth writing about, Jhon believes that this cannot be repeated often enough: please secure your data stores!


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Jhon Masschelein

Author: Jhon Masschelein

Tackler of advanced Cloud and Hadoop challenges in a world of open-source technologies. – Impossible is merely a matter of time and effort. –

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