OpenStack, GitHub, OmniOS: 3 projects, 1 lesson

August 10, 2012
These three projects vividly illustrate why it's better to exert influence rather than tight-fisted control over open source
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Open source: The stealth stimulus package

August 03, 2012
O'Reilly report suggests small and medium-size businesses benefit hugely in the unseen economy from open source
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Can open source save HP?

July 27, 2012
Bold new cloud offering built on open source -- with a subtle restructuring -- may plant the seeds for the future rescue of HP
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The stealth success of PostgreSQL

July 13, 2012
Other open source databases may have more name recognition, but PostgreSQL is seeing strong growth -- as is the company EnterpriseDB, which helps develop it
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The next GPL: Why it's being shaped on GitHub

July 06, 2012
After five years, the open source community is revisiting compromises in GPLv3 -- and using a new medium for the discussion
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Red Hat, the hidden cloud company

June 29, 2012
From Deltacloud to OpenStack to a new public cloud offering, Red Hat is on a mission to accelerate the cloud while keeping it open
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After Oracle, OpenSolaris rises again

June 22, 2012
Oracle tried to kill it, but the former Sun project has emerged from the ashes, nurtured by a crowd of innovative startups
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A new way to end the patent madness

June 15, 2012
Defensive Patent License could make life much less complicated for developers of new technology -- if adoption is widespread
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Open source's unlikely enemy: Your procurement rules

June 08, 2012
Could unbundling indemnity in your procurement process widen your choices and save you money?
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Why the GPL licensing cops are the good guys

June 01, 2012
GPL enforcement by Software Freedom Conservancy puts electronics makers on notice, leaves business users untouched
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