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SIDUS—the Solution for Extreme Deduplication of an Operating System

SIDUS (Single-Instance Distributing Universal System) was developed at
Centre Blaise Pascal (Ecole normale supérieure de Lyon,
Lyon, France), where one administrator alone is in charge of 180 stations.
Emmanuel Quemener started SIDUS in February 2010, and he significantly
cut his workload for administering this park of stations.
SIDUS is now in use at the supercomputing centre PSM more>>


Readers’ Choice Awards 2013

This year’s Reader’s Choice issue was truly fun to put together. No,
not just because you do all the work (voting), but because it’s great
to get a feel for what our community is buzzing about. Based on your
feedback, we’ve given you all the data again this
year, with percentages and rankings, plus we tried to include as many
of your less-popular responses as possible. more>>