David Wheeler is leading a new project, the CII Best Practices Badging project, which is part of the Linux Foundation's Core Infrastructure Initiative (CII) for strengthening the security of open source software. In this interview he talks about what it means for both government and other users.
In her lightning talk at Great Wide Open 2016, Kendra Skeene explains the role Drupal and open source software play in the Georgia's efforts to save taxpayer time and money.
The bill would provide a tax credit of 20% of "expenses associated with the development of open source and free software."
Did you miss the recent #OpenOrgChat on open government? We've got a recap for you.
This is a Special Edition of our weekly open source news roundup, as we look back at the top news stories in 2015!
If you haven't heard of 18F, it's time to get them on your radar. In this interview, we speak with Python developer and 18F engineering director Kaitlin Devine before her talk at All Things Open in Raleigh.
Mark Bohannon calls attention to a report highlighting the positive elements of government open source adoption.
A collection of some of the most influential people gathering and speaking at the Code for America Summit 2015 to follow on Twitter.
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
The Open Election Data Initiative wants to give access to election data for a true picture of an election process, including how candidates are certified, how and which voters are registered, what happens on election day, whether results are accurate, and how complaints are resolved.