collaboration

Open collaboration, CERN's particles, ownCloud, and petabytes

CERN server photo
To make ownCloud ready for the next milestone and multi-petabyte scale, they collaborated with the IT team behind the largest particle physics...Read more

Hacking the farm with low-cost, open source tool designs

Hacking the farm with low-cost, open source tool designs
The creator of the Global Village Construction Set wants to bring low-cost, DIY, open hardware farming equipment to the masses.Read more

11 steps to running an online community meeting

11 steps to running an online community meeting
Laura Hilliger explains how community calls can enhance participation in open organizations—then details 11 steps to running a successful one.Read more

What's unique about open source people

Thoughtful problem solving, kindness, and collaboration are pieces of the open source ethos.Read more

8 tips for creating cultural change in your organization

Making an organization more open means making some difficult cultural shifts.Read more

3 big ways to encourage smarter teamwork

CEO and author Jim Whitehurst explains how elevating teamwork over individual merits can enhance organizational dynamics.Read more

Sometimes you have to put the moose on the table

Working in an open organization means actively addressing everything that prevents collaboration. It means, as Sam Knuth says, "putting the moose on...Read more

Like open source software, a book is more than its content

Jim Whitehurst explains his decision to distribute the book via traditional publisher Harvard Business Review (HBR) Press. He says that in many ways...Read more