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“IBM will continue to invest in open source technology projects”

IBM is one of those companies that banks big on open source technology. Those at the helm know this is where the future of technology lies. Diksha P Gupta from Open Source For…

Blaze the automated desktop experience for Windows

Blaze is a small multipurpose utility that does the job of an application launcher and file searcher, and records macros for desktop automation. A special pattern detection feature separates this tiny utility from…

‘Developers play a key role in bringing about digital literacy’

Intel is one of the biggest contributors to open source technology, which also makes the company one of the biggest recruiters of open source professionals. The company has a lot of initiatives involving…

An Introduction to Hadoop and Big Data Analysis

Hadoop has become a central platform to store big data through its Hadoop Distributed File System (HDFS) as well as to run analytics on this stored big data using its MapReduce component. This…

What it Takes to be an Open Source Expert

OSFY speaks to industry leaders to bring you their thoughts on this hot topic While open source gradually exerts its control over almost every aspect of technology, it has emerged as a clear…

“We are where we are because of open source technology”

Though open source technology has become commonplace now, there are companies hesitant about adopting it. The open source journey of Medma Infomatix Pvt Ltd should be an inspiration to them. Though Medma chose…

Mathematics Made Easy With Minimal Octave

This fifth article in the mathematical journey through open source introduces Octave, a non-programmer’s way of doing mathematics. Octave sounds like a musical note, but in reality it is the name of its…

Boost Your Career as a Database Administrator

The demand for adept database administrators will continue to grow in the years to come, opening up innumerable opportunities. A career in this domain comes with both challenges and excellent growth potential. At…

Linux Maintainer Greg K-H Talks About What Keeps Him Busy!

Greg Kroah Hartman, fondly known as Greg K-H, is one of the most important people working on the Linux kernel. He is the Linux stable kernel maintainer and is a Linux Foundation Fellow….

Here’s How You Can Choose the Right Database For Your Business!

Choosing a database is a long term decision and altering that decision later can be a difficult and expensive proposition. So, IT managers need to get it right the first time around. Choosing…

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