Scale like Twitter with Apache Mesos

Twitter birds
Twitter has shifted its way of thinking about how to launch a new service thanks to the Apache Mesos project, an open source technology that brings...Read more

Top 4 open source LDAP implementations

When you want to set up an application, most likely you will need to create an administrative account and add users with different privileges. This...Read more

Lowering barriers to open source contributions with OpenShift Origin

Contribution is key
This past week, the OpenShift Origin repository on Github saw some major code merges from external contributors that added MSFT .Net functionality to...Read more

Up close and personal with Twitter's Open Source Manager Chris Aniszczyk

twitter and open source
Download the free All Things Open interview series eBook It's official: Twitter is a global phenomenon, and it's hard to argue against the numbers...Read more

choosealicense.com and GitHub's license picker

In a previous article , I discussed the complaints that have been leveled against GitHub during the past year and a half concerning the purported...Read more

Weekly wrap-up: Pay for news with Bitcoin, open source jobs, and more

open source news and highlights
Open source news this week: Sept. 1 - 6, 2013 What other open source-related news stories did you read about this week? Share them with us in the...Read more

Which open source software license should I use?

I’ve recently been involved in several discussions that are variations on, "Which open source or free software license should I choose for my project...Read more

Forks and spoons, OpenOffice.org and LibreOffice

Forks and spoons, Open Office and Libre Office
When Oracle gained control of OpenOffice , the project forked, and LibreOffice was born.Read more