In part one of a three-part series, we explore how to apply content strategy principles to technical documentation, so that we can create the right content, for the right users, and deliver it to them at the right place and at the right time.
A message for companies, like Apple and Microsoft, jumping on board with open source: it takes more than open source code. It takes community and commitment.
The OPNFV Project, a carrier-grade, integrated, open source platform for accelerating the introduction of new Network Functions Virtualization (NFV) products and services, recently issued its first community-led software release, OPNFV Arno.
Yesterday saw the announcement of the Open Container Project in San Francisco. It is a Linux Foundation project that will hold the specification and basic run-time software for using software containers. This is all "A Good Thing™." The list of folks signing up to support the effort contains the... Read more
Denise Dumas and Katrinka McCallum are open source leaders at the technology giant Red Hat. Denise steers the engineering team that builds Red Hat’s flagship product, Red Hat Enterprise Linux. Katrinka heads up the team responsible for the operational backbone of engineering business units at Red... Read more
Red Hat announces the winner of its first Women in Open Source Community Award, Sarah Sharp. Sharp is a software developer who has been involved in Linux kernel development since 2006. Read more about her in this interview with Rikki Endsley, Community Manager at Opensource.com.
As many have said, for us to have the most diverse ideas we need to have the most diverse backgrounds. Red Hat reinforces that sentiment today with the announcement of their first winner of the Women in Open Source, Academic Award: Kesha Shah.
Writing documentation is easier than you think, and with the help of a template, getting started is even easier.
The Opensource.com weekly look at what is happening in the OpenStack community and the open source cloud at large.
Successful open source content management systems must meet or exceed the consumer's expectations for simple UX.