Business

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

5 tips for translating documentation

Translating documentation takes time and effort, but not nearly as much as starting over from scratch. With a few tips, you can streamline the...Read more

New guides and tips for OpenStack

Looking to learn something about OpenStack? You’re not alone. Fortunately, there are a ton of resources out there to get started. Hands on training...Read more

The job is not done until the documentation is complete

Which came first, the program or the documentation? Therein lies the dilemma.Read more

Top 10 interviews of 2015 (so far)

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Almost every month this year at Opensource.com, we're running a speaker interview series for an open source conference to help you get the open...Read more

New component versioning, Technical Committee highlights, and more OpenStack news

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

6 time-consuming tasks you can automate with code

A little bit of coding knowledge can let anyone write small scripts to do these tasks and save them hours (or weeks or months) of effort.Read more

Content strategy: the new philosophy of technical documentation

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In part one of a three-part series, we explore how to apply content strategy principles to technical documentation, so that we can create the right...Read more

If we've won, why are we still explaining open source?

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A message for companies, like Apple and Microsoft, jumping on board with open source: it takes more than open source code. It takes community and...Read more