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Open Source for America awards: Nominate someone today

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Open Source for America ( OSFA ) announced today the opening of its nomination period for the annual OSFA awards. Each year, the organization...Read more

Open Source for America asks U.S. government to "Free the Code"

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Open Source for America launched a petition Thursday to "Free the Code," an effort to encourage the U.S. federal government to release custom-...Read more

5 Questions with David A. Wheeler

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Meet David A. Wheeler. He's a Research Staff Member for the Institute for Defense Analyses (IDA) and a well-known speaker, author, and expert on open...Read more

Open innovation--the passion behind the Civic Commons community

Open innovation--the passion behind the Civic Commons community
From the beginning, Civic Commons has been a dynamic community initiative. What began in January 2010 as a simple wiki of open government policies...Read more

Open Source for America: Nominate an individual or project for an OSFA award

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Open Source for America recently celebrated its second anniversary, and plans to recognize the individuals, projects, and deployments that support...Read more

An open farewell to Vivek Kundra

Friends – Vivek Kundra, the Federal CIO, is leaving government for academia, and today a new Federal CIO was named . Below, you’ll find a letter from...Read more

Open source and the 'Cloud'

As policy discussions on the 'Cloud' unfold in Washington, Brussels and around the world, last week's Red Hat Summit in Boston, where more than 2,500...Read more

The IT Reform Agenda: 'Cloud-first' and mainstreaming of open source

I attended the latest briefing at the White House complex, where Federal CIO Vivek Kundra, Federal Chief Performance Officer Jeff Zients, and other...Read more