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CEO Jeff Walpole of Phase2 helps persuade businesses to consider open source as a viable solution. Particularly, Drupal. Jeff says, "Phase2 invests an estimated $500,000 every year in time, code, and sponsorship to grow this remarkable open source project." And, in return? Jeff and his team show... Read more
2 comments Posted 3 Apr 2014 by Jen Wike (Red Hat) Feed
Open (source) innovation
His adventure started in college with Slackware, lead him to Sendmail, then eventually to Reddit, and now his career is streaming at Netflix. Jeremy Edberg is a Reliability Architect at Netflix and will be speaking at DevNation in April 2014 in San Francisco, California.
13 comments Posted 2 Apr 2014 by Jason Hibbets (Red Hat) Feed
Collaboration in business
In the open source community, we know the value of collaboration. It’s at the core of everything we do. Some of us are lucky to work for organizations that understand and embrace the power of collaboration. Yet, the silo mentality runs rampant in many organizations where collaboration and internal... Read more
8 comments Posted 2 Apr 2014 by Ginny Skalski (Red Hat) Feed
a new dawn
You probably think I'm going to talk about all the reasons why you should use open source tooling as the foundation for an effective DevOps culture in your organization, but that's not what this is about. Not to marginalize the complexity of the challenges faced by the team I work with, but I have... Read more
14 comments Posted 1 Apr 2014 by Jen Krieger (Red Hat) Feed
grow
If you wanted to assemble the world’s finest fruit basket, you wouldn’t pick all your produce from the same orchard. You would gather the best from multiple sources: Washington apples, oranges from Florida, and pineapples from Hawaii. Applying the same philosophy, many programmers and developers... Read more
8 comments Posted 1 Apr 2014 by Michael Babker Feed
A cloud agenda
The OpenStack Summit is coming up in Atlanta, May 12-16, and after much anticipation the agenda for the conference finally became available last week. As we covered previously, the agenda was crowdsourced to the user and developer community who gave input that helped individual track leaders... Read more
0 comments Posted 1 Apr 2014 by Jason Baker (Red Hat) Feed
Feature freeze iceberg
A few weeks ago we entered the Icehouse development cycle feature freeze. But with the incredible growth of the OpenStack development community (508 different contributors over the last 30 days, including 101 new ones!), I hear a lot of questions about it. I’ve explained it on various forums in... Read more
0 comments Posted 27 Mar 2014 by Thierry Carrez Feed
open source software for local government
The TYPO3 CMS project has a long history as open source project, with its foundation going back as far as 1997 when it was initially developed by Danish Kasper Skårhøj. Currently, the TYPO3 project has a solid foundation in Europe. Large cooperations like Deutsche Bank, Airbus, Air France, as well... Read more
0 comments Posted 26 Mar 2014 by ben van 't ende Feed
igloo icehouse
It seems like it was only yesterday that the OpenStack community found itself gathering in Hong Kong to set the design goals for the Icehouse release. As we entered March development was still progressing at a fever pitch in the lead up to the feature freeze for the release but now the dust has... Read more
0 comments Posted 24 Mar 2014 by Steve Gordon (Red Hat) Feed
Linux containers in OpenStack
Docker is nothing more than a handy container. But for a lot of use cases, it's opening up amazing new possibilities for making development and deployment work together more closely than ever. It's an open source project designed to make it easy to create lightweight, portable, self-sufficient... Read more
2 comments Posted 20 Mar 2014 by Jason Baker (Red Hat) Feed

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