I'm the Chief Strategist for Red Hat's US Public Sector group, where I work with systems integrators and government agencies to encourage the use of open source software in government. I'm a founder of Open Source for America, one of Federal Computer Week's Fed 100 for 2010, and I've been voted one of the FedScoop 50 for industry leadership. I'm a member of the Military Open Source working group, the SIIA Software Division Board, the Board of Directors for the...

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Eliminating bugs.

Open source software is still software and vulnerabilities are expected. Unlike a filesystem bug or...
Several clouds

The federal government’s march to the cloud has, at times, seemed more like a cautious ballet than...
Dave and Gunnar podcast cover image

In this episode of the Dave and Gunnar Show, I interviewed opensource.com's lead project manager,...
A graph of a wave.

Open source is used just about everywhere, but when it comes to "safety-critical" systems, like...
Cutting open documents

Here’s a fun experiment (if, like me, you’re a huge nerd): take an open source policy from your...