Business

Our articles on business look into how companies today are using open source and how "open" is shaping the future of business.

Cross project collaboration, release naming, and more OpenStack news

OpenStack News May 16
Here's what's happening this week in OpenStack, the open source cloud infrastructure project.Read more

3 open source software tools for supply chain management

Supply chain management software tools
In this article, we'll take a look at some free and open source software options for supply chain management, and some of the features of each.Read more

An in-depth guide to turning a product into an open source project

An in-depth guide to turning a product into an open source project
Expert Stephen Walli takes a deep dive into the value of creating an open source project and how to turn a product into a project.Read more

Managing passwords in Linux with KeePassX

Managing passwords in Linux with KeePassX
KeePassX remembers hundreds of passwords across various applications. It also generates strong, secure passwords when you need them.Read more

I am your user. Why do you hate me?

OSCON interview with Donna Benjamin and Leslie Hawthorn
When it comes to community, users and developers need to meet in the middle.Read more

65% of companies are contributing to open source projects

65% of companies are contributing to open source projects
Black Duck's 2016 Future of Open Source survey indicates open source is viewed as an engine for innovation, yet most companies still have no policies...Read more

What is an open source program office? And why do you need one?

What is an open source program office?
Six common traits of successful open source programs, and a look back at how the open source program office evolved.Read more

What can you do with open data?

What can you do with open data?
Play a word association game and the word "open" will almost surely be followed by "source." And open source is certainly an important force for...Read more