Apache Spark is an open source cluster computing framework. In contrast to Hadoop’s two-stage disk-based MapReduce paradigm, Spark’s in-memory primitives provide performance up to 100 times faster for certain applications.
Learn how to build better code with Sourcegraph, a search engine and code browser that helps developers find better code and build software faster.
Just as with any transformational and disruptive movement, DevOps can be misunderstood or mischaracterized. Gene Kim rounds up six common myths.
Managing files can consume a major portion of your time. Locating files, determining which files and folders (directories) are taking the most disk space, deleting files, moving files, and simply opening files for use in an application are some of the most basic—yet frequent—tasks we do as computer... Read more
In this interview, we discover how IBM's James Schweitzer got involved in open source and explore the evolving role of system administrators—particularly with the cloud. He tells us about a few open source projects that make his life easier and explains that automation is the foundation for self... Read more
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Learn about the license, project hosting, and tools Lp Digital chose to help release its BackBee CMS as open source.
Fundamentally, embracing the open source workforce means changing the way businesses think about themselves and their consumers.
Since its public launch in 2004, NGINX has focused on high performance, high concurrency, and low memory usage. Sandeep Khuperkar provides an introduction to NGINX Open Source and NGINX Plus, and tells us how to get involved with the community.
Case studies help highlight open source projects, while also gathering information to improve them. Here's how to create an open source project case study.