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SmartOS News: Dec 6, 2012

PXE Booting SmartOS from Ubuntu Server 12.04.1 LTS – “…Given these instructions you should be able to have a PXE booted SmartOS within an hour including installing Ubuntu Server 12.04.1 LTS under VirtualBox.” – Alain O’Dea SmartOS and the global zone – “One of the most common issues new users of SmartOS face is understanding […]

Enhanced OS Virtualization for the Cloud – Jerry Jelinek at illumos Day

SmartOS is an Illumos-derived distro developed by Joyent as the base OS for their cloud. This presentation at illumos Day focuses on the operating system virtualization capabilities of SmartOS and details the extensive enhancements made to the OS, based on real-world production experience deploying SmartOS in the Joyent cloud.

DTrace in the Non-Global Zone

Bryan Cantrill speaking at the BayLISA meetup at Joyent, August 16, 2012. Slides.

Video: illumos Key Technologies

This is just a snippet from SVLUG‘s Comparative Operating Systems Discussion panel on current open source Unix systems, in which Bryan Cantrill was a speaker, along with Kevin Dankwardt of K Computing representing Linux, Josh Paetzel, Director of IT at IxSystems, Inc. for FreeBSD, and Charles Forsyth, Technical Director and Co-Founder at Vita Nuova for […]