Business

The Business collection is about the intersection between open source and the future of business.

5 lessons from the Open Help doc sprints

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Holding a successful doc sprint requires some thought and planning. Here are five lessons learned from years of both organizing sprints and observing...Read more

Making better decisions in tech

Michelle Brush will talk at OSCON this year about how engineers and architects in tech can make better decisions by understanding their environment...Read more

5 open source tools for taming text

Grant Ingersoll offers some tools and resources for sentiment analysis, topic identification, automatic labeling, and more.Read more

Diagnostic tool to help clients who need network analysis

ntop is a diagnostic tool to help clients who need network analysis. Don Watkins digs a little deeper into the goals and strategy behind the company...Read more

Education is crucial to building an open web

Mozilla's Emma Irwin talks about the work she does for Mozilla's Participation Team and the broader Mozilla Project.Read more

How designers can contribute to open source

Open source software isn't always pretty. IBM developer Una Kravets talks about how to get more designers involved and offers a sneak peek at her...Read more

Open source event planning is work, fun, and good for business

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Organizing an open source event is a lot of work, but the payoffs can be huge in terms of community and brand building, recruiting, and networking...Read more

Plant volunteers, grow an organization: an interview with Stormy Peters

As part of our OSCON speaker interview series, Stormy Peters talks about the current state of community management and where it's going.Read more