Business

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

What makes test automation successful?

Test automation
Testing is, by definition, challenging. If bugs were easy to find, they wouldn't be there in the first place.Read more

Impostor syndrome and the Dunning-Kruger effect in communities

In this interview, OSCON 2016 speaker Jessica Rose explains the role the Dunning-Kruger effect plays in open source communities, and offers tips for...Read more

Superuser Awards, evolving for scale, and more OpenStack news

OpenStack news
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...Read more

The latest OpenStack tips, tricks, and tutorials

OpenStack tutorials
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...Read more

SxSW panel on the value of open source

SxSW panel on the value of open source
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...Read more

Top 11 project management tools for 2016

Top project management tools of 2016
A look back at the tools Opensource.com covered in 2014 and 2015 , with updates on new releases, notable new and improved features, and more.Read more

A new Ceph cookbook, Technical Committee highlights, and more OpenStack news

OpenStack news
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...Read more

How to hurdle community management obstacles

Penguins on beach
When handled poorly, engaging with a community can lead to major growing pains, raging headaches, and total meltdowns. In this article, I'll discuss...Read more