Articles tagged with government


How Linux containers can solve a problem for defense virtualization

Linux in government, department of defense
As the U.S. military continues its march toward virtualization, it will need to operate in an environment that runs on more agile solutions. Linux...Read more

The global "open" pulse from the 2014 Open Data Index

Open Knowledge's recent publication of the 2014 Open Data Index shows slow progress by governments in opening up key data. Overall the level of "open...Read more

Open source for sensitive email

With the ability to move quickly, easily integrate, and review the code’s security firsthand, it is really no surprise that many governments are...Read more

Can India break the pattern and do open source right?

The government of India has recently announced a big push into open source as a part of its Digital Initiative. For a country of more than a billion...Read more

Facebook's TODO project, Coursera in Brazil, Drupal, and more

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In this week's edition of our open source news roundup, we take a look at Facebook's TODO project, Coursera's Brazil launch, and more!Read more

Linux certification, governments on open design principles, and more

Open source news for your reading pleasure. August 30 - September 5, 2014 In this week's edition of our open source news roundup, we take a look at...Read more

Can this free software company secure the future of Linux for the city of Munich?

Kolab fixes groupware problem, secures future of Linux for city of Munich. Will they stay the course?Read more

Three key takeaways from the 2014 Open Knowledge Festival

OKFestival 2014
Three things learned at the 2014 Open Knowledge Festival on the state of open data and open access.Read more