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

Manipulating data in 3D with LidarViewer

NASA intern Lauren Egts shares how she used open source LidarViewer for 3D data visualization.Read more

Eating our own dog food in open source

dog food
If you're putting on an open source conference or business, there's no reason you can't use open source software to create the flyers, video promos,...Read more

The right way to fail

Nicole Engard reports on an OSCON talk by Amye Scavarda and Leslie Hawthorn, who offer advice on the proper way to fail at work.Read more

A new center for innovation, celebrating five years, and more OpenStack news

Blue clouds, OpenStack
The weekly look at what is happening in the OpenStack community and the open source cloud at large.Read more

A quiz to gauge your commitment to open source

Bluehost's Jared Smith gives his OSCON audience a quiz they can use to gauge their commitment to open source.Read more

7 books every community manager should read

If you're interested in managing a great community and/or being great leader, check out these 7 recommended reads.Read more

The real reason Facebook does open source

Reporting from OSCON 2015, Nicole Engard gives an overview of James Pearce's keynote on how Facebook works the open source way.Read more

Why I created Open Source Protocol

The creator of an open source tool for identifying where website code is hosted shares his story.Read more