Initially, Hadoop implementation required skilled teams of engineers and data scientists, making Hadoop too costly and cumbersome for many organizations. Now, thanks to a number of open source projects, big data analytics with Hadoop has become much more affordable and mainstream. Here's a look at... Read more
A deeper dive into the news that Google recently released gRPC as open source, an efficient framework for remote procedure calls (RPC) that uses a variety of programming languages.
The main reason larger companies use open source Enterprise Resource Planning, or ERP, systems is due to flexibility: they are cheaper and easier to customize. Learn about the advantages and disadvantages of using an open source ERP system for a large organization.
The Opensource.com weekly look at what is happening in the OpenStack community and the open source cloud at large.
RethinkDB is an open source, scalable database designed from the ground up for the realtime web and a variety of applications which need near-instantaneous database communications.
SparkFun founder and CEO Nathan Seidle talks about what drives his company's open hardware model and offers advice for starting an open hardware company.
By valuing learning, we create an organization where we no longer expect leaders to plan our way to greatness. Instead, leaders help foster and develop routines, test them in practice, recognize which don’t work, and reinforce those that do.
Interested in keeping track of what's happening in the open source cloud? Opensource.com is your source for news in OpenStack, the open source cloud infrastructure project.
Want to transition to a new content management system? Drupal is open source CMS that is free, secure, and has a talented developer network. Answer these 4 questions before working with a Drupal migration company to ease the transition to an open source content management system.
In this interview with Sarah Novotny, community leader at NGINX, we talk about web servers, Docker, and more.