Monthly Archives: September 2012

Bossies 2012: The Best of Open Source Software Awards

It’s back — and bigger and badder than ever! Our sixth annual Bossie Awards call out more than 100 open source products in seven categories By Peter Wayner | InfoWorld Welcome to the sixth annual Best of Open Source Software Awards, otherwise known as … Continue reading

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Open for business report on Open Source Software now available for download

Open Source Software has been around for the last couple of decades and its presence is now being felt across many sectors. Despite early scepticism, particularly from some corporate technologists, today open systems are making significant inroads into enterprise and … Continue reading

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12 Must Watch TED Talks for Entrepreneurs

We believe passionately in the power of ideas to change attitudes, lives and ultimately, the world. TED is a circuit of highly popular conferences that present “Ideas Worth Spreading” – which have quickly grown to become some of the most … Continue reading

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These Are the Days of Healthy Growth for an Open-source ERP Provider

Filed Under (FOSS Ecosystem, Industry Observation) by P.J. Jakovljevic (see bio)  These days, amid the austerity, cuts, and general malaise, it is refreshing to hear about the whopping annual growth of a manufacturing-oriented enterprise resource planning (ERP) software vendor. Sure, one can discount the … Continue reading

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By the numbers: India saves and grows with free and open source software

Free and open source software (FOSS) plays an indispensable role in developing countries. As it is often a substitute for more expensive proprietary software, it can impact the economy and progress of a country, like India, in a very positive … Continue reading

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