Business

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

Using metrics effectively in OpenStack development

Using metrics effectively in OpenStack development
The OpenStack Foundation Ecosystem Technical Lead, Ildikó Váncsa, explains how OpenStack metrics can be used in software development processes.Read more

MySQL and database programming for beginners

All Things Open interview with Dave Stokes, MySQL
MySQL's community manager shares tips and resources for beginners and previews his All Things Open talk.Read more

Tips for contributing to a complex and large project like OpenStack

Tips for contributing to a complex and large project like OpenStack
Becoming a QA Engineer for OpenStack was a career shift for Emily Wilson who has a background in research microbiology. But there's an odd similarity...Read more

How Apache Kafka is powering a real-time data revolution

How Apache Kafka is powering a real-time data revolution
Today, 35% of the Fortune 500 and thousands of companies worldwide use Apache Kafka.Read more

How OpenStack keeps its summits safe and welcoming

How OpenStack keeps its summits safe and welcoming
If bringing in the best ideas requires diverse contributors, then bringing in diverse contributors requires building a safe space where each person...Read more

What the history of open source teaches us about strategic advantage

What the history of open source teaches us about strategic advantage
Open source visionary Bob Young recalls his early insights into open source—and explains what they can teach open organizations today.Read more

How a healthy developer conference budget can provide a big ROI for organizations

How a healthy developer conference budget can provide a big ROI for organizations
In this interview, Emily Hugenbruch, an Advisory Software Engineer and z/VM OpenStack Community Liaison at IBM, discusses the transition developers...Read more

Easier installations, telecom success, and more OpenStack news

OpenStack News
Here's what's happening this week, October 17 - 23, in OpenStack, the open source cloud project.Read more