open source

The open source CEO strikes again

Free software advocate Scott Merrill shares his thoughts on The Open Organization by Red Hat CEO Jim Whitehurst.Read more

Open source is about more than cost savings

The move to open source technology is a much more fundamental shift than just cost savings, and represents a trend that is starting to cross...Read more

OpenStack community speeds ahead

In this quick but insightful interview with Kavit Munshi, an OpenStack Ambassador and on the OpenStack Board of Directors, speaks to the health of...Read more

Nine dollar computer, Robot Operating System, and more open source news

open source news
In this week's edition of our open source news roundup, we take a look at the nine dollar computer, Snappy Ubuntu, the Robot Operating System, and...Read more

Open source, beyond technology

An event recap of Open Source Open Society 2015 in Wellington, New Zealand; organized by four rather diverse organizations: Enspiral, Loomio, GitHub...Read more

Google backs Rocket, Netflix and EMC release tools, and more news

open source news
In this week's edition of our open source news roundup, we take a look at Google's support of rival to Docker, the release of source code for tools...Read more

Automation is the key to the cloud

In this interview, we discover how IBM's James Schweitzer got involved in open source and explore the evolving role of system administrators—...Read more

Expanding access to open source hardware

Gadgets and open hardware
In this article, I'll share some ideas for how schools, libraries, and makerspaces can similarly expand access to open source hardware.Read more