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OpenStack enables open source shift at Time Warner Cable

Time Warner Cable is going big with OpenStack. Just a year into their production use of OpenStack for powering their internal cloud, they are...Read more

Open source is about more than cost savings

The move to open source technology is a much more fundamental shift than just cost savings, and represents a trend that is starting to cross...Read more

How open source disrupted the CMS market

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Open source is increasingly changing the software industry, and content management systems helped lead the way.Read more

The OpenStack Summit kicks off in Vancouver, and other OpenStack news

Blue clouds, OpenStack
The weekly look at what is happening in the OpenStack community and the open source cloud at large.Read more

DefCore, project management, and the future of OpenStack

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In this interview with OpenStack community member Rob Hirschfeld, we get updates on the current status of many efforts within OpenStack: DefCore, the...Read more

Dedicated to documentation (a call for proposals)

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Writers wanted for a new column dedicated to documentation, including best practices, case studies, projects that need help from the...Read more

RTFM? How to write a manual worth reading

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Patience and empathy are the basis of good documentation, much as they are the basis for being a decent person. Here's a how-to for creating better...Read more

How to become a valued OpenStack contributor

In this interview with Adrian Otto, project team lead for OpenStack projects Magnum and Solum, we get a preview of his talk at the OpenStack Summit...Read more