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Webcast replay: Lessons learned for building open source communities

Posted 24 Nov 2011 by 

Jason Hibbets (Red Hat)
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Chris Grams, partner and president of New Kind and author of The Ad-Free Brand, moderated our November 2011 Open Your World Forum webcast with Dries Buytaert and Michael Tiemann. You can read more about our speakers and how Linux and Drupal have evolved as two thriving open source communities in our webcast recap.

Here is an outline to the recording:

  • How Drupal was born (4:50)
  • Tiemann's story on the early days of Linux (10:53)
  • The keys to community growth (19:00)
  • The traits of great leaders (30:00)
  • Turning points in the Drupal movement (37:08)
  • Questions (49:28)

Drupal and Linux: Lessons learned for building open source communities

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Jason Hibbets is a project manager in Corporate Marketing at Red Hat where he is the lead administrator, content curator, and community manager for Opensource.com. He has been with Red Hat since 2003 and is the author of, The foundation for an open source city. Prior roles include senior marketing specialist, Red Hat Knowledgebase maintainer, and support engineer. Follow him on Twitter: @jhibbets

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