Carnation Auto, a multi-brand auto sales and service company, has grown phenomenally after opting for an open source enterprise platform.
Shrinking budgets and performance-hungry business applications are making organisations sway the open source way when choosing database management systems. EnterpriseDB, the enterprise Postgres company, is scoring consecutive goals on reliability, performance, scalability and cost comparisons against both its open source and proprietary opponents.
Most human resource consulting firms face challenges in presenting the right candidates for right Jobs. Monster.com’s advert, “Caught in a wrong job”, clearly outlines those challenges. Here is a case study that outlines how Open Source assists professionals in getting that coveted job.
As the recession grips more economies and enterprises, it’s the perfect time to adopt the open source business model. We explain why.
How applicable is the open source software development model for e-governance initiatives?
In this article, we look at what role the various ‘open movements’ can play in academia, and how academia should nurture them for a win-win relationship.
In this interview, Shane Owenby, director, Linux & Open Source, Asia Pacific, Oracle Corporation, shares with us Oracle’s contributions to the Linux world, and expresses his surprise at how little credit the company gets for it.
Microsoft has been talking a lot about interoperability for a few years now. What is the company doing with respect to interoperability on the virtualisation front? The LFY Bureau caught up with Radhesh Balakrishnan, director of virtualisation, Microsoft, to understand what’s happening.
Operating out of the enterprise-savvy desert city of Dubai, Al Waleed is a trading company whose core business processes are supported by IT. The outfit’s technology agenda is driven by two principal requirements–handling…