As it approaches its 10th anniversary confab in November, the Apache Software Foundation vows to spread awareness of its key role in nurturing the growth of the Web and encouraging companies to experiment with Linux.
on 08/27/2009 – Made popular on 08/27/2009
The Linux community has been united around the globe over the last few weeks in celebration of the 20th Anniversary of Linux. As we head into a new decade, many of The Linux Foundation's members are looking for Linux talent to help advance the OS into the future.
CodeWeavers, the software company behind Wine, has released CrossOver 14, a software for easy running Windows applications on Linux and Mac OS X. The new version is full of new features and comes in time to the 10th anniversary of Ubuntu, as 10 years ago Mark Shuttleworth announced Ubuntu 4.10 "Warty Warthog", the first version of Ubuntu.
The Linux Foundation has announced that Amarula Solutions, Freescale, SIM Technology Group, Superb Internet, and Symphony Teleca are joining the organization. The Linux Foundation is gathering more and more members, mostly because the Linux platform has increased its role in embedded development and cloud computing. Amarul... (read more)
Doug Cutting is founder of numerous successful open source projects, including Lucene and Hadoop, and currently the*chief architect at Cloudera and sits on the Board of the Apache Software Foundation.In this interview, he tells me how working on open source is more about common sense than creed and dives into open source adoption in the enterprise.