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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 (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 (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 (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 (Red Hat) 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 (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
Jen Wike Huger, Content Manager for, presents on how the team, the Community Moderators, and other contributors are building a premier storytelling platform for the open source community.
1 comment Posted 24 Nov 2014 by (Red Hat) Feed
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The folks who planned the RTP180 conference for Open source all the things a few weeks ago in North Carolina did so in an open source manner. Using Triangle Wiki—a local collection of information about the towns of and around Raleigh, Durham, and Chapel Hill that anyone can edit and add to—they... Read more
6 comments Posted 2 Oct 2013 by Jen Wike Huger (Red Hat) Feed
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Karen Cranston (@kcranstn) is an evolutionary biologist at the National Evolutionary Synthesis Center (NESCent), a nonprofit science center dedicated to cross-disciplinary research in evolution. NESCent promotes the synthesis of information, concepts, and knowledge to address significant, emerging... Read more
0 comments Posted 12 Apr 2013 by Karen Cranston Feed
David Mason (@dcm) and Heather LaGarde (@heatherlagarde) were interested in expressing open source in other ways and wanted to help spread mobile and open technologies across developing worlds at IntraHealth. They combined these two goals by remixing a song.
0 comments Posted 6 Mar 2013 by Heather LaGarde Feed