Netflix’s new peering appliance uses FreeBSD

“FreeBSD is once again a core part of the internet infrastructure” Netflix, an American provider of on-demand Internet streaming media in the United States, Canada and Latin America, has established its own content delivery network called “Open...
Turn FreeBSD into PC-BSD

Turn FreeBSD into PC-BSD

Have you installed and tweaked your FreeBSD server or desktop and are now thinking “oh I wish I could have some of the PC-BSD goodies” (PBI’s, AppCafe etc). Well, there’s good news: it’s possible to turn FreeBSD into PC-BSD....

Protect Your BSD – BSD Magazine (May 2012)

April’s issue of the BSD Magazine is now available: BSD Security – Protect Your BSD (free PDF download). Covering the following topics: – A Fresh Look at the Warden for PC-BSD 9.1 – Intro to DTrace – A Web Application Firewall for Nginx –...

Website down – issues solved

Thank you all for your patience with the website issues over the last couple of hours. The database and theming issues are solved now, but I had to repost two posts that weren’t backed up. Apologies for that. Thank you all who emailed me regarding this...
Speed Daemons (BSD Magazine 2011-11)

Speed Daemons (BSD Magazine 2011-11)

A new issue (November 2011) of the free BSD Magazine is now available: Speed Daemons (pdf). From the table of contents: PC-BSD 9 Turns a New Page Since 2005, PC-BSD has striven to make BSD accessible to the desktop user. Offering a slew of improvements and added...

Loose ends: miscellaneous news links

Some (Free)BSD related links that may be of interest: Apple’s Mac OS X helps BSD overtake Linux for development FreeBSD: A Faster Platform For Linux Gaming Than Linux. Alexander Leidinger put some instructions on his blog how to create a new Linux base...