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

3 steps to writing an open source project case study

Case studies help highlight open source projects, while also gathering information to improve them. Here's how to create an open source project case...Read more

The evolution of the database

Percona co-founder and CEO Peter Zeitsev shares how database storage and management is changing in a cloudy world.Read more

The makerspace is the next open source frontier

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In the same way open source has spawned millions of careers and thousands of companies, imagine the opportunity with openness applied to products. It...Read more

Modern DevOps with Docker

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Is Docker production-ready? According to Avi Cavale, Docker not only is ready, his company already runs thousands of Docker containers in production...Read more

3 best practices for bootstrapping an open source business

Every company has different needs and challenges, and patterns of success are equally variant. But that doesn't change the core requirements to a...Read more

Git and GitHub for open source documentation

Learn about seven tools and processes, both human and software, which are used to manage patch requests in the OpenStack documentation.Read more

OpenStack in the classroom, PTL voting begins, and more

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

A community distribution of OpenStack

In this interview with Red Hat's Alvaro Lopez Ortega, learn more about the RDO distribution of OpenStack and how it produces community-supported...Read more