Articles tagged with business


Is the business of FOSS really community software?

An important way to think about "community software" is that if free software represents the ethics and open source concerns represents the...Read more

Chief Architect of Cloudera on growth of Hadoop

Doug Cutting is founder of numerous successful open source projects, including Lucene and Hadoop, and currently the chief architect at and sits on...Read more

Government Evangelist at GitHub on US open technologies

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Ben Balter is a Government Evangelist at GitHub, and he will be talking about Software Development as a Civic Service at next week's All Things Open...Read more

Tiny open source robot, Drupal's creator on our changing economy, and more

In this week's edition of our open source news roundup, we take a look at the Git Bounty program, the open source NAO robot, and more!Read more

Most popular cloud projects, Walmart's investment in open source, and more

Open source news for your reading pleasure. August 23 - 29, 2014 In this week's edition of our open source news roundup, we take a look at the most...Read more

Careers in Open Source Week features professionals' tips and lessons learned in the field

Last week, we published articles from eight young professionals in open source —they are interns, students, and fellows working on open source...Read more

Is making your product free and open source crazy talk?

It is possible to build a business around open source. It's not easy, but it can be done. Patrick McFadin talks to us about how.Read more

DevOps amplifies your open source credentials

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Can you really do DevOps without sharing scripts or code? DevOps manifesto proponents value cross-functional teams, symbiotic relationships, and...Read more