all things open

Doug Cutting is founder of numerous successful open source projects, including Lucene and Hadoop, and currently the chief architect at and sits on the Board of the Apache Software Foundation. In this interview, he tells me how working on open source is more about common sense than creed and dives... Read more
0 comments Posted 20 Oct 2014 by Robin Muilwijk Feed
Being open is part of Mozilla's DNA. It's not just the code, and Mozilla has opened up its design process to its community. In this interview, Art Director Sean Martell discusses why Mozilla went open with the design process and shares the surprising results.
0 comments Posted 20 Oct 2014 by Scott Nesbitt Feed
Dwight Merriman is executive chairman and co-founder at MongoDB, an open source document database. Prior to MongoDB, Dwight was also co-founder at DoubleClick and Panther Express (CDNetworks). In this interview, Dwight discusses open source and how it has moved from being accepted to expected.
0 comments Posted 17 Oct 2014 by Robin Muilwijk Feed
Blue clouds, open source cloud
Mark Hinkle is on the forefront of all things open source and cloud. He is currently responsible for Citrix efforts around Apache CloudStack, Open Daylight, Xen Project, and XenServer. At the All Things Open Conference, Mark’s 'Crash Course In Cloud Computing' will teach how to pragmatically adopt... Read more
1 comment Posted 16 Oct 2014 by Chris Haddad Feed
GitHub official seal
Ben Balter is a Government Evangelist at GitHub, and he will be talking about Software Development as a Civic Service at next week's All Things Open conference. In this interview, he answered a few questions for us about what the US government is doing right (and wrong) in terms of open... Read more
3 comments Posted 15 Oct 2014 by Melanie Chernoff (Red Hat) Feed
Natalie Kozlowski is a front-end web developer at CodeGuard. She's a self-taught coder who embraces open source and will be giving a talk about how to interact with your front-end developers at this year's All Things Open conference in Raleigh. In this interview, I caught up with Natalie prior to... Read more
0 comments Posted 13 Oct 2014 by Robin Muilwijk Feed
Open source network cable
Teradata is essentially a data company. They are leaders in data analytics platforms, applications, and related services. Prior to the All Things Open conference in Raleigh this year, Nitish Tiwari and Opensource.com asked Adrian Pomilio, UI Architect at Teradata, a few questions about the session... Read more
0 comments Posted 9 Oct 2014 by Nitish Tiwari Feed
Michael DeHaan is CTO and co-founder of the configuration management tool Ansible. In my interview with him prior to the All Things Open conference in October where he'll be speaking, Michael tells me about what it's like to work in open source tech.
1 comment Posted 8 Oct 2014 by Jen Krieger (Red Hat) Feed
This year's keynote speaker at the annual All Things Open conference is Red Hat's DeLisa Alexander, executive VP and head of Red Hat's human resources operations. DeLisa is not only in a professional position to comment on gender and diversity in open source and tech but has also personally... Read more
0 comments Posted 7 Oct 2014 by Jodi Biddle (Red Hat) Feed
Leslie Hawthorn is a well known figure in open source and chances are you've heard or attended one of her talks. Prior to her talk at the All Things Open conference, coming up in October this year, I asked her a few questions about her passion for open source and community management. In this... Read more
0 comments Posted 6 Oct 2014 by Robin Muilwijk Feed

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