Self-hosting Launchpad? Dream on…

Tweet Canonical recently announced that it open sourced Launchpad, its web-based project management and collaboration platform. This news came out while we were conducting an evaluation of Open Source collaboration platforms for a client. The client’s intent is to host Continue reading

Get a Dose of Semantics: Open Source Contributors Wanted for EU Project

Tweet The EU-funded IKS Project invites FOSS companies and projects to take part in building a software stack for knowledge management that is Open Source. IKS is funded with 6.5 million Euros by the European Union and 2 million Euros Continue reading

Calendar of Open Source, IT, Industry-specific Events

Tweet InitMarketing has made its calendar of world-wide conferences and trade fairs related to Free and Open Source Software, IT and specific industries available to the public. It currently includes 122 events in 17 countries taking place in 2009. 43 Continue reading

Video Interview with Andrew Rodaway, Director of Marketing, Canonical

Tweet I very much enjoyed the video interview conducted with Andrew Rodaway, Director of Marketing, Canonical at OSiM. In that interview, Andrew says: “A lot of money will come into the open-source movement over the next few years and that Continue reading

Video Interview with Stormy Peters, Executive Director, GNOME Foundation

Tweet I just published a video interview with Stormy which I recorded at OSiM in Berlin. Stormy is Executive Director, GNOME Foundation, since July 2008. Working with the Board of Directors, Advisory Board, and the GNOME Foundation members, she helps Continue reading

Linux goes Management

Tweet The way how the Linux community is organised gets growing awareness in management, not only in that of software companies. Harvard Business Review published an article entitled Collaboration Rules, were the Linux community is being compared with the organisational Continue reading