Business

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

Why large companies use open source ERP

The main reason larger companies use open source Enterprise Resource Planning, or ERP, systems is due to flexibility: they are cheaper and easier to...Read more

Exploring the world of OpenStack, ensuring successful deployment, and more

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

An open source database for realtime applications

RethinkDB is an open source, scalable database designed from the ground up for the realtime web and a variety of applications which need near-...Read more

Why buy from SparkFun instead of a bigbox seller?

SparkFun collage of red parts
SparkFun founder and CEO Nathan Seidle talks about what drives his company's open hardware model and offers advice for starting an open hardware...Read more

Organizational learning: a new perspective on DevOps

By valuing learning, we create an organization where we no longer expect leaders to plan our way to greatness. Instead, leaders help foster and...Read more

OpenStack at Walmart, project reform status, and more

Blue clouds, OpenStack
Interested in keeping track of what's happening in the open source cloud? Opensource.com is your source for news in OpenStack , the open source cloud...Read more

4 tips for how to migrate to Drupal

Want to transition to a new content management system? Drupal is open source CMS that is free, secure, and has a talented developer network. Answer...Read more

NGINX: The secret heart of the modern web

In this interview with Sarah Novotny, community leader at NGINX, we talk about web servers, Docker, and more.Read more