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Open Source Security Contributions

Like in other areas of technology, open source is not stranger to the zeal to create technology with a focus on functionality. A focus on functionality. 244 more words

Open Standards

Planning for an Integrated and Converged Physical Security Solution

Physical Security & surveillance platform mainly comprise of following sub systems: Electronic Access Control System, Alarm Systems and Sensors, Intrusion Detection, Logical Access Control and Video Surveillance. 1,229 more words


Video Games are Coming to Linux in Dramatic Fashion

Video games on Linux will be a major game changer for the platform of both games and the operating systems based on Linux. The incentives are there, … 131 more words

Open Standards

From Open Standards to Open Source? The Rise of New Facilitators

Over at his Open Enterprise Blog, Glyn Moody explains “Why Open Source is Replacing Open Standards” by quoting Linux Foundation’s Executive Director, Jim Zemlin, as follows: 352 more words

Miscellaneous Governance Issues

Gaenovium – Keys to Open Data and Open Standards

On 7 October 2014, a group of genealogy technologists gathered in Leiden, The Netherlands, for the first Gaenovium conference. Although small with around 25 delegates, it was certainly forward looking and shows promise of things to come. 667 more words

Genealogy Issues

Universal Software Principles

Universal Software is software that can be used natively on any device and guarantees universal reuse, extension, and maintenance.

The four fundamental principles of universal software are: 640 more words

Best Practice

Big software discovers little gadgets: What I learned at Oracle's OpenWorld

I dropped in on Oracle OpenWorld earlier this month, a lonely mobile analyst in a sea of big iron and ERP. Given the balance of Oracle’s revenues, I was surprised to see how much stage time the company gave to small devices that move. 709 more words