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Webcast replay: Lessons learned for building open source communities

Webcast replay: Lessons learned for building open source communities
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Chris Grams, partner and president of New Kind and author of The Ad-Free Brand, moderated our November 2011 Open Your World Forum webcast with Dries Buytaert and Michael Tiemann. You can read more about our speakers and how Linux and Drupal have evolved as two thriving open source communities in our webcast recap.

Here is an outline to the recording:

  • How Drupal was born (4:50)
  • Tiemann's story on the early days of Linux (10:53)
  • The keys to community growth (19:00)
  • The traits of great leaders (30:00)
  • Turning points in the Drupal movement (37:08)
  • Questions (49:28)

Drupal and Linux: Lessons learned for building open source communities

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