open source software

Get what you paid for with open source

The other day I heard the phrase every open source educator hates to hear: "Well, you get what you pay for..." So, this time in my talk to the group...Read more

Top 3 open source business intelligence and reporting tools

This article reviews three top open source business intelligence and reporting tools. In economies of big data and open data, who do we turn to in...Read more

Steps to diversity in your open source group

Coraline Ehmke has developed apps for the web for 20 years. In that time, she's learned a lot about open source culture and what makes a community of...Read more

A web platform for streamlining scientific workflows

If you haven’t heard, science has been experiencing some issues . Though most scientists believe in the ideals of openness, transparency, and...Read more

Mark Johnson of OSS Watch opens up about the challenges of open source procurement

The OSS Watch blog has been on our radar for a while now as a great resource for open source commentary. We've looked to their team , including...Read more

Top 4 open source LDAP implementations

When you want to set up an application, most likely you will need to create an administrative account and add users with different privileges. This...Read more

The true value of open source is people

Open source is valuable. Very few people would argue that point. There is most definitely a sense of intrinsic worth. But where does this value exist...Read more

City of Vienna increasingly turns to open source

The administration in the Austrian capital, Vienna, is expanding its use of open source solutions, including on its workstations, because of new...Read more