Articles tagged with IT


Which open source job skill is most in demand?

Which open source job skill is most in demand?
It's no secret that open source skills are in hot demand. Whether you're a developer writing the code that will run tomorrow's websites or next hot...Read more

Why I fought for open source in the Air Force

Why I fought for open source in the Air Force
John Allison shares why he looked to open source software when tasked with modernizing a U.S. Air Force command center.Read more

Why your manager loves technical debt (and what to do about it)

chair in weeds
Engineers know that there’s much more to a successful software project than meets the eye. Refactoring and testing are as important as functionality...Read more

How open source helped one woman break into the tech industry

Open source on the seven seas
When society pushed her toward a job as an accountant, Victoria Martinez de la Cruz decided to forge her own path and pursue a career in IT.Read more

DevOps is 90% change and 10% technology

We caught up with Jen Krieger to tell us more about DevOps, the challenges of implementing it, advice she has for engineers, and more.Read more

The future of open source in health IT

Health IT has been surprisingly unwilling to deeply support open source software. Despite the huge successes, starting all the way back with VA VistA...Read more

Open source and DevOps aren’t mandatory, but neither is survival

We are entering the Renaissance of IT where we bridge the Middle Ages (the DotCom boom and rapid hardware improvement and software growth) and the...Read more

Disaster recovery planning lessons from Waffle House

A disaster is just that: a disaster. And as much as you might want to, you will not be able to turn-key all your systems back on the next day. Bacon...Read more