open business

What the history of open source teaches us about strategic advantage

What the history of open source teaches us about strategic advantage
Open source visionary Bob Young recalls his early insights into open source—and explains what they can teach open organizations today.Read more

Checking in on the Taiga project management tool

Checking in on the Taiga project management tool
CEO Enrique Posner talks about Taiga's 150,000 users, their developer community, and what's next for the project management tool.Read more

Gratipay makes 'love' their most important core value

Gratipay makes 'love' their most important core value
Why are you an open organization? Chad Whitacre explores this critical question's implications for organizing your core values.Read more

Building a bootstrapped business on open source

Building a bootstrapped business on open source
Redmine for project management leads one company to offer a hosted version and create a new viable business.Read more

3 big lessons I learned from running an open source company

One thing is certain: Running an open source company has unique challenges and opportunities. Here are 3 critical lessons I've learned from running...Read more

GlobalSight shines with open source in the translation community

Yellow arrows going both ways with texture
Welocalize open sourced the translation management system (TMS) GlobalSight in 2009. Open source has allowed users and clients the most options to...Read more

Keys to turn your open source project into a business

This article is part of Marten Mickos talk, Open-Source Business Models. In this part, he covers ways to turn your open source project into a...Read more

Everyone's your partner in open source

When I first started working at ByWater Solutions the company was in its infancy, and as such couldn't afford a full time employee, but that didn't...Read more