Articles about Open Source
If you thought Microsoft's Office ruled the productivity roost, you'd be wrong. Here's one uplifting story on how open source kicked Word and PowerPoint out of one Italian region.
The tech giant is making the OpenSOC security and data analytics framework available through open source.
Microsoft announces its .NET framework will be an open-source offering. This may be good news for Platform as a Service advocates.
Microsoft is finally getting real about open-source software.
In five years, analytics cluster framework Spark has moved from a research lab to the datacentre and production workloads. Databricks CEO Ion Stoica charts its rise.
Owners of the Google Nexus 5, 10, and Nexus 7 Wi-Fi devices, as well as Moto X and G phones, have started to receive updates to Android 5.0 Lollipop.
Microsoft is rolling out a slew of Visual Studio announcements meant to enable devs to create any and all kinds of apps on a variety of target platforms.
Microsoft is porting its server-side .NET stack to Linux and Mac OS X, and is making more of that stack available as open source.
A new MySQL foreign data wrapper for Postgres is designed to help firms combine and query data from their databases.
After months of discussion on the name of a point-of-sale system, Groupon has backed down after the Gnome Foundation went public with the trademark dispute yesterday.
Researchers say a new demonstration shows that network operators can implement SDN to replace expensive proprietary routers.
An open-source content management platform and the public cloud are saving the government 'a bunch of money', federal CTO John Sheridan has said.
Founded in 2011, the Apache Hadoop distributor had raised upwards of $248 million in its last five funding rounds.
Mozilla has celebrated the 10th anniversary of Firefox 1.0 with the launch of a 'forget button', DuckDuckGo search and other initiatives that will help users to protect their privacy in a snoopers' world
OpenStack cloud technology is getting very popular, but how should your business use it: By deploying an OpenStack distribution in your servers or data center, or by using it as a service from a service provider?