Aimee Maree Forsstrom is an early open source advocate, who has worked in IT since 2000 building new code management practices for government and enterprise. Forsstrom is a current board member of OSIA (Open Source Industry Australia). She will be speaking at LinuxCon North America, with her talk... Read more
Alicia Gibb chats with us about teaching herself electronics, establishing the Open Source Hardware Association, and increasing diversity in tech.
According to the latest numbers from the World Health Organization, over a billion people in the world live with some sort of disability. Addressing the various accommodations, abilities, and disabilities of the world's largest minority may seem like a daunting task for developers of all stripes,... Read more
In this interview, Jerome Petazzoni of Docker provides insight into Docker and explains how one can manage storage for Docker containers and how to make data move with Docker containers.
In this interview, Frank Karlitschek of ownCloud explains the project's present status and future goals.
The Document Foundation's Italo Vignoli shares his experiences as a founding member, employee, and volunteer with LibreOffice, as well as what's on the horizon for the open source project.
OSCON 2015 speaker Emma Jane Hogbin Westby offers a preview of her Git talk and training, including three things she likes about Git, and a few things Git gets wrong. She also offers practical advice for teams thinking about moving to a Git workflow strategy.
Almost every month this year at Opensource.com, we're running a speaker interview series for an open source conference to help you get the open source goodness and knowledge delivered there. We also interview CEOs and CTOs, project leads, and managers from open source companies around the world.... Read more
Time Warner Cable is going big with OpenStack. Just a year into their production use of OpenStack for powering their internal cloud, they are leveraging it for everything from video to networking to deploying web applications, all on an in-house OpenStack cloud spread across two data centers.
In this interview with Adrian Otto, project team lead for OpenStack projects Magnum and Solum, we get a preview of his talk at the OpenStack Summit Vancouver, entitled "7 Habits of Highly Effective Contributors," where he will share a formula to become a valued contributor to an OpenStack community... Read more