Business

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

Open source offline map tool for Android

World Map
To realize the full potential of location-based smartphone apps, they should be built to support offline mode and original map graphics. Creating a...Read more

Tuning Docker with the newest security enhancements

An update on what is going on in the development of security features for Docker, and how you can help ensure that your containers are secure.Read more

A new home for OpenStack user groups, DBaaS as a stack of pancakes, 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

8 guides for cloud building with OpenStack

Every month, we compile the very best of recently published how-tos, guides, tutorials, and tips for working with OpenStack into this handy...Read more

The three open source projects that transformed Hadoop

Initially, Hadoop implementation required skilled teams of engineers and data scientists, making Hadoop too costly and cumbersome for many...Read more

Google shares gRPC as alternative to REST for microservices

A deeper dive into the news that Google recently released gRPC as open source, an efficient framework for remote procedure calls (RPC) that uses a...Read more

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