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Leveling the playing field for procurement of open source solutions

Leveling the playing field for procurement of open source solutions
The software market has changed. Government entities and the corporate market are now embracing open source software like never before, primarily for...Read more

Where are IT innovations coming from?

Where are IT innovations coming from?
In his essay, In an Open-Source Society, Innovating by the Seat of Our Pants , Joichi Ito says,Read more

Where are the most important innovations in IT coming from these days?

Where are IT innovations coming from?
In his essay, In an Open-Source Society, Innovating by the Seat of Our Pants , Joichi Ito says,Read more

Two countries, separated by a common IT market

Two countries, separated by a common IT market
The UK Cabinet Office has made no secret of its enthusiasm for open source software. They've provided a Government Action Plan , included open source...Read more

Inside NYSCATE: Moodle, GIMP, and other open source in education

Inside NYSCATE: Moodle, GIMP, and other open source in education
As an educator, trained Linux systems administrator, and technology director for a K-12 school district, I have been actively involved with NYSCATE (...Read more

Open source chocolate space invaders

Chocolate space invader
There are no words in this phrase I don't like: open source chocolate space invaders . The "source code"--mold instructions and chocolate recipe--...Read more

What a stint with an open source project can add to your life

What a stint with an open source project can add to your life
There is nothing stronger than the heart of a volunteer. Some of the most amazing projects in the world have seen the light of day only because of...Read more

The well-field system: Open source 30 centuries ago

The well-field system: Open source 30 centuries ago
Where does open source come from?Read more