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3 big lessons I learned from running an open source company

One thing is certain: Running an open source company has unique challenges and opportunities. Here are 3 critical lessons I've learned from running...Read more

Why tools like Docker, Vagrant, and Ansible are hotter than ever

Tools in a tool box
Tools like Docker and Vagrant are Ansible are hotter than ever. What's their secret?Read more

Communication is the key to herding cats

Cat on keyboard
It takes developers, sales, marketing, and product people to take this open source thing and turn it in to something that's useful and used by people...Read more

78% of companies say they run operations on open source

2015 Future of Open Source Survey image
Paul Santinelli gives feedback on the Future of Open Source Survey conducted every year by North Bridge in partnership with Black Duck Software...Read more

Integrating OpenStack into your Jenkins workflow

In this interview with Maish Saidel-Keesing of Cisco, we share a sneak peek of his talk at the OpenStack Summit in Vancouver on integrating OpenStack...Read more

ByWater Solutions empowers use of open source in libraries

Libraries love the idea of open source, but believe that they need a huge IT staff to pull it off. That's where Bywater comes in—their support...Read more

User stories at Summit and more 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

How to orchestrate containers in OpenStack

In this interview with Nati Shalom of GigaSpaces, we learned a little bit about what the future holds for containers, orchestration, and OpenStack.Read more