Articles about Open Source
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?
Oracle's stewardship has been good for the MySQL database argues Percona CEO Peter Zaitsev.
Unlike the dotcom era, where open-source startups seemed to be plentiful, the relative lack of startups monetising open-source projects is an interesting state of affairs for Intel Capital's Lisa Lambert.
The 14th annual conference of international research networks last month was the scene of some startling demonstrations of the future of open-source networking.
Ubuntu's new hypervisor for containers, LXD, is not a Docker rival nor is it an Ubuntu-only project.
Sponsored by Red Hat & Intel
Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) is a model where servers and other resources are provisioned as required over the cloud. This model provides self-service, on-demand access to IT resources, which means users can create and access tools they need within minutes, instead of days, weeks or months.
It took a while, but the latest version of Fedora, Red Hat's community Linux, is now available in beta.
SQL on Hadoop as well as compelling economics will lead to mass enterprise adoption of the open source software in 2015, predicts Forrester Research.