Tag: open source

Deploy image files to Amazon Web Services

Just pushed a copy of the script I’ve been working on for a couple weeks to github. The goal of the script is to push an image file containing an operating system to Amazon’s Web Services Elastic Compute Cloud so

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Introducing college freshmen to FOSS and the FOSS community

I’ve been toying with the notion of encouraging faculty that teach our “welcome to the IT major” courses to include information on FOSS and the FOSS community.  Specifically, I’d like to see students exposed to IRC, blogs, wikis, etc., earlier

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RIT POSSE Day 1

Sitting through the first day for POSSE at RIT.  One of our ‘homework assignments’ is to write a blog entry reflecting on today’s activities.  This post will be a placeholder until I fill in the rest of it 🙂 As

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