Posted by: Michael Proper
on Oct 29, 2009
Tagged in: webfilter
, vpn client
, spam blocker
, Open Source
, offsite backup
Open Source projects complete (and often exceed) commercial software. If the United States Department of Defense (US DOD) can put open source on equal footing with commercial software, the entire market is shifting to a new paradigm of software development. The writing on the wall? "All software will soon be open source. The software market needs to shift its business model from license to services." Check out this directive from the US DOD CIO
ClearFoundation is dedicated to fostering the development of open source solutions to manage the gateway server layer. ClearOS is a fully open source point and click network management solution. ClearOS also offers direct access to ClearSDN which delivers services such as: Antivirus firewall, VPN client, dyndns, webfilter, ipsec, offsite backup and spam blocker.
Posted by: Peter Baldwin
on Oct 28, 2009
The second beta has arrived! Along with the usual bug fixes, the two significant changes from beta 1 are:
- Updated base system to CentOS 5.4 (released just last week).
- Updated Samba to prepare for improved Windows 7 support.
You can find more details in the release notes. Please remember, this is still beta software.
Posted by: Aaron Bylund
on Oct 15, 2009
This past week ClearFoundation made an appearance at the Utah Open Source Conference. It was a great opportunity to show off ClearOS!