The IT Pro Podcast: Opening up to open source
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The IT Pro Podcast: Opening up to open source

Puppet's Nigel Kersten joins us to talk community, knowledge-sharing and enterprise adoption
31 Jan 2020
Understanding your open source risk
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cyber security

Understanding your open source risk

Open source libraries can introduce vulnerabilities to your code
27 Jan 2020
The IT Pro Podcast: Does open source have a place in public sector IT?
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The IT Pro Podcast: Does open source have a place in public sector IT?

We explore how open source and open standards can help organisations overcome budget squeezes and avoid vendor lock-in
10 Jan 2020
View from the airport: Linux Open Networking Summit 2019
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View from the airport: Linux Open Networking Summit 2019

When it comes to the future of networking, the Linux Foundation is headed for the edge
1 Oct 2019
What to expect from Open Networking Summit 2019
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What to expect from Open Networking Summit 2019

We head to Antwerp to hear about the latest advancements in open source networking with a heavy dash of edge computing
20 Sep 2019
Open APIs to fuel next-stages of NHS digitisation
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Open APIs to fuel next-stages of NHS digitisation

NHSX deputy CEO hopes to echo the success of the popular Trainline app
11 Jul 2019
Github launches ‘Patreon for coders’
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Github launches ‘Patreon for coders’

Github Sponsor tool allow fans to financially support open source devs
24 May 2019
View from the airport: Red Hat Summit 2019
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View from the airport: Red Hat Summit 2019

Red Hat shows a $34 billion acquisition and an annual tech showcase do not mix well
14 May 2019
Red Hat's success shows how to maintain a software advantage
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Red Hat's success shows how to maintain a software advantage

CEO Jim Whitehurst explains that without a means to scale, software firms should be turning to open source
10 May 2019
Ubuntu vs Mint: Which one is better?
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Ubuntu vs Mint: Which one is better?

They may be two of the most popular Linux distributions, but what are the differences?
27 Mar 2019
EU to fund bug bounties
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EU to fund bug bounties

Ethical hackers could earn up to $100,000 if they can spot vulnerabilities in the free open source software used by the European Union
2 Jan 2019
Google launches Google Flutter 1.0 developer tool
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Google launches Google Flutter 1.0 developer tool

Tech giant's user interface toolkit could cut out repetition in app development
5 Dec 2018
What does a Microsoft buyout mean for GitHub?
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What does a Microsoft buyout mean for GitHub?

Those that use GitHub for a living share their predictions for the platform
26 Nov 2018
IBM's Red Hat acquisition could be "disastrous"
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IBM's Red Hat acquisition could be "disastrous"

Nigel Kersten says claims that the deal is a cloud play are "ridiculous"
23 Nov 2018
Why Web 3.0's 'data democratisation' is a boon for business
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Why Web 3.0's 'data democratisation' is a boon for business

GDPR wants to hand more power to data subjects, and Web 3.0 is gearing up to capitalise on that
22 Nov 2018
Linus Torvalds returns to work on Linux development
Linus Torvalds
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Linus Torvalds returns to work on Linux development

He's spent the last month seriously thinking about how he treats people in the Linux community
24 Oct 2018
EC approves Microsoft's purchase of GitHub
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EC approves Microsoft's purchase of GitHub

The European Commission declared the merger would not be anti-competitive
22 Oct 2018
Microsoft joins Open Invention Network in open source U-turn
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Microsoft joins Open Invention Network in open source U-turn

The Redmond firm has made 60,000 patents available to OIN members
11 Oct 2018
How to securely run Windows XP software
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How to securely run Windows XP software

If you can't ditch that vital piece of XP software, you can now run it using a secure open source OS
10 Oct 2018