News Category: Open Source Practices

Living Open Source in Zambia

In a previous article I've announced my sponsorship project, where I offered to help a motivated young Linux Professional getting certified. I found an ideal candidate, and he has taken the RHCSA exam, and now we're ready to take the next step. Santos Chibenga from Zambia is so engaged in the local...
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Nithya Ruff
Nithya Ruff talks with Swapnil Bhartiya about Comcast’s contributions to open source and more.

Nithya Ruff on Open Source Contributions Beyond Code

Sometimes when we think about open source, we focus on the code and forget that there are other equally important ways to contribute. Nithya Ruff, Senior Director, Open Source Practice at Comcast, knows that contributions can come in many forms. “Contribution can come in the form of code or in the...
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The Beginner’s Guide to Contributing to Open Source Projects

The practice of building and maintaining open source software works because people from all over the world, of all abilities and backgrounds, form communities to support the projects they care about. It’s not difficult to support the open source projects you use every day, and the efforts you make...
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Kubernetes
The Non-Code Contributor’s Guide aims to make it easy for anyone to contribute to the Kubernetes project in a way that makes sense for them.

Introducing the Non-Code Contributor’s Guide

It was May 2018 in Copenhagen, and the Kubernetes community was enjoying the contributor summit at KubeCon/CloudNativeCon, complete with the first run of the New Contributor Workshop. As a time of tremendous collaboration between contributors, the topics covered ranged from signing the CLA to deep...
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Uber Joins the Linux Foundation as a Gold Member

“Uber has been influential in the open source community for years, and we’re very excited to welcome them as a Gold member at the Linux Foundation,” said Jim Zemlin, Executive Director of the Linux Foundation. “Uber truly understands the power of open source and community collaboration, and I am...
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The Ceph Storage Project Gets a Dedicated Open-Source Foundation

Ceph is an open source technology for distributed storage that gets very little public attention but that provides the underlying storage services for many of the world’s largest container and OpenStack deployments. It’s used by financial institutions like Bloomberg and Fidelity, cloud service...
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How LF Energy Plans to Open Source Energy

We're running out of time to tackle climate change. Could an open source, distributed approach build the necessary momentum? Executive director of LF Energy tells Techworld about the new initiative which already has some enterprises on board. The prospects from the UN's most recent climate report ...
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Introducing ODPi Egeria – The Industry’s First Open Metadata Standard

Organizations looking to better locate, understand, manage and gain value from their data have a new industry standard to leverage. ODPi, a nonprofit Linux Foundation organization focused upon accelerating the open ecosystem of big data solutions, recently announced ODPi Egeria, a new project that...
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LF events
Check out the session videos from recent Linux Foundation events.

Catch Up on October Events with Videos from OS Summit, Linux Security Summit, and Open FinTech Forum

October was big month for events at The Linux Foundation. Seriously, just this month, the LF-affiliated events included: Hyperledger Hackfest and Hyperledger Member Summit Open FinTech Forum Cloud Foundry Summit Node+JS Interactive Automotive Grade Linux Open Source Summit Europe...
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Set Better Career Goals: A Step-by-Step Guide

In my previous article, I explained the benefits of setting your professional goals in the open—collaboratively and transparently, so others could enrich the process. And earlier in the year, I provided my perspective on performing your professional self-assessments the same way. Now I'd like to...
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