When you want to learn about object storage in OpenStack, John Dickinson is the guy to ask. John is the Director of Technology at SwiftStack, a company which relies on the OpenStack Swift project to provide unstructured data storage to customers around the world. He also serves as the Program... Read more
Karen Borchert gave a talk at the All Things Open conference this year about how 'open' changes products. I am a Community Moderator for Opensource.com and covered the talks I attended at the conference this year. I will be sharing my recap of the presentations on the site over the next several... Read more
Interested in keeping track of what's happening in the open source cloud? Opensource.com is your source for what's happening right now in OpenStack, the open source cloud infrastructure project.
Taiga is an open source project management tool that aims to solve the basic problem of software usability. Learn about the history of Taiga and the innovative features this new project management tool offers.
Niki Acosta is the Director of Cloud Evangelism at Metacloud, now a part of Cisco. She is one of those technologists who strives to pull together all aspects of the OpenStack community for the betterment of everyone. As an active OpenStack participant, tweeter, and blogger, she has become a... Read more
You don't need Google Analytics to track the traffic on your website. You can use some great open source tools instead. Here are three reviewed and recommended by Scott Nesbitt.
Julien Danjou is a free software hacker almost all of the time. At his day job, he hacks on OpenStack for eNovance. And, in his free time, he hacks on free software projects like Debian, Hy, and awesome. Julian has also written The Hacker's Guide to Python and given talks on OpenStack and the... Read more
Head of Open Source at Facebook gives a talk at OSCON 2014 in Portland. Opensource.com Community Moderator, Remy Decausemaker, gives a partial transcription of OSCON session: Rebooting Open Source at Facebook.
OpenStack has been in a production environment at CERN for more than a year. One of the people that has been key to implementing the OpenStack infrastructure is Tim Bell. He is responsible for the CERN IT Operating Systems and Infrastructure group which provides a set of services to CERN users from... Read more
Heiko Rupp is a firm believer that working in the open is good. Even with a small community. Doing work in the open allows you to get input from community members, which enriches the knowledge of the problem domain. See what reasons people give for not working in the open and how we can change that...