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What's up in August? A lot. Read on to learn more about our new community moderators, upcoming article series, calls for proposals, and where to find us at open source events.
0 comments Posted 6 Aug 2015 by Rikki Endsley (Red Hat) Feed
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Open source scares people. And tossing them into the deep end usually doesn’t help dampen that fear. Instead, we need to help ease people into using open source. Scott Nesbitt, technology coach and writer, shares some advice to help you do that.
3 comments Posted 6 Feb 2015 by Opensource.com (Red Hat) Feed
Vincent Batts, who works at Red Hat on Docker and OpenShift technologies, explains Docker and Linux Containers (LXC). Containers have been around for a few years, being introduced into the Linux kernel in 2008, but Docker has brought new attention to them this year. So what's the big deal around... Read more
0 comments Posted 1 Jan 2015 by Opensource.com (Red Hat) Feed
In this lightning talk presentation, Remy tells us about the first academic minor in open source software at Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) that has both a technical and non-technical track. The courses in this minor all use open source software in some way, shape, or form. Additionally,... Read more
3 comments Posted 30 Dec 2014 by Opensource.com (Red Hat) Feed
Luis Ibanez is a senior software developer at Google. In this short talk he explains what he means by "unmanagement" and "unleadership" and how it can change the course of a project.
2 comments Posted 24 Dec 2014 by Opensource.com (Red Hat) Feed
In this talk, Brian Proffitt talks about how changes in the IT sector still require a trusted operating system sitting underneath containers, hypervisors, and all virtualization solutions.
3 comments Posted 22 Dec 2014 by Opensource.com (Red Hat) Feed
This year on Opensource.com, we published a fantastic number of interviews with open source professionals. Our writers had the opportunity to talk to many talented leaders, engineers, community managers, and more—all of them stars in their fields, at their companies. Take for example, the CEO of... Read more
0 comments Posted 18 Dec 2014 by Nitish Tiwari Feed
Michael DeHaan is the guy who created, in his own words, "that Ansible thing." A lot of the things the system administrator do on a regular basis aren't that interesting. DeHaan wants people in these positions to be able to spend more time on doing things that are creative and interesting, and... Read more
0 comments Posted 10 Dec 2014 by Opensource.com (Red Hat) Feed
CEO Jim Whitehurst of Red Hat, an open source software company, gives a casual talk that turns inspirational to a group of open source enthusiasts and advocates prior to the All Things Open 2014 conference.
4 comments Posted 9 Dec 2014 by Remy DeCausemaker (Red Hat) Feed
Rikki Endsley gives a crash course on how to manage social media for open source projects.
4 comments Posted 1 Dec 2014 by Rikki Endsley (Red Hat) Feed

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