The author is an independent solutions architect, with a background in virtualisation sales and support to Wall Street and other Fortune 50 customers. He is also technology adviser to CGNet Swara, a mobile phone based community media platform.
Open Source For You is Asia's leading IT publication focused on open source technologies. Launched in February 2003 (as Linux For You), the magazine aims to help techies avail the benefits of open source software and solutions. Techies that connect with the magazine include software developers, IT managers, CIOs, hackers, etc. A free DVD, which contains the latest open source software and Linux distributions/OS, accompanies each issue of Open Source For You. The magazine is also associated with different events and online webinars on open source and related technologies.