Which technology will you use to deploy your next big application? The data center is changing. Again. In the olden days, really not all that many years ago, pretty much every server that sat on a rack in a data center was fairly straightforward (if you could call it that). Each machine ran a... Read more
Vitess was created by YouTube in 2011, and is a distributed, cloud-based storage solution that exhibits some of the best properties of a relational database.
If your time is precious to you, give the open source Ruby programming language a try.
Computers process rules. Lawyers process rules. So why do lawyers have such a hard time with computers?
Stephen Walli has collected 12 memes to help share the history, set the stage, and provide context for what open source software is and what it means to the software industry at large.
Testing is, by definition, challenging. If bugs were easy to find, they wouldn't be there in the first place.
In this interview, OSCON 2016 speaker Jessica Rose explains the role the Dunning-Kruger effect plays in open source communities, and offers tips for managers to help them recognize when candidates under- or over-estimate their own skill levels.
Are you interested in keeping track of what is happening in the open source cloud? Opensource.com is your source for news in OpenStack, the open source cloud infrastructure project.
OpenStack is a huge project with lots of moving parts, and it can be hard to keep up with everything that's going on in the project and how it affects you. The good news is that in addition to the official documentation, there are a number of great resources for continuing your education, from... Read more
One question I get often is: "How can I build a business around something I'm giving away for free?" So, I wanted to attend the panel at SxSW this year called Don't open source like a n00b, focused on how to make a project or product open source.