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Drupal creator’s new approach to commercializing open source

TORONTO - One out of every 40 Web sites are powered by Drupal. The creator of Drupal Dries Buytaert recently sat down with ITWC's...

Drupal creator aims to be a disruptor in healthcare sector

The free publishing and management system Drupal that now powers several high profile Web sites such as The Weather Channel and the Grammies was created...

SimpliVity to further support OpenStack

One of the pioneers of hyper-converged infrastructure SimpliVity Corp. announced at the Open Stack Conference in Vancouver that it will now support the KVM hypervisor...

EMC software goes open source

LAS VEGAS – Jeremy Burton, the president of products and marketing for EMC, described the company’s plans to release an open source project based...

VMware launches open source cloud-native application projects

VMware announced Monday two new open source initiatives to help in the adoption of cloud-native applications, namely Project Lightwave and Project Photon. While Lightwave aims to improve...

The delicate dance between Red Hat and the open source community

In Henri Salo's words, time allocation is an art. Between work, a social life, working out and even going on the occasional "security exercise," it's...

These women are being recognized as the new face of open source

    When speaking of the open source community, these faces may not immediately come to mind. Yet increasingly in this space women from diverse backgrounds are making...

Red Hat outlines its “open” strategy for Canada

Linux pioneer Red Hat announced earlier this year Open Shift Marketplace, which is just one aspect of the company’s new digital distribution platform along...

Linux Foundation’s Dronecode Project takes off

Non-profit technology consortium Linux Foundation is boosting the development of open sourced software for non-military unmanned aerial vehicles (also referred to as drones) with...

HP bets $50 M on Hortonwork’s Hadoop

Hewlett Packard and Hortonworks have entered into a strategic partnership that will see HP pump US$ 50 million towards the coordinated development of big...

Red Hat acquires open source cloud vendor

Red Hat, Inc. has confirmed plans to acquire privately-held eNovance, an open source cloud services vendor based in Paris, France, for approximately 70 million...

Canadian vendor helps cloud partners cut costs

Canadian storage solution company Asigra has released a free backup software package it says will help the company’s partners lower their backend infrastructure expenses. The firm...

Red Hat acquires storage vendor and boosts presence in Canada

TORONTO - Red Hat has confirmed it plans to acquire Inktank, a vendor of scale-out, open source storage systems. Inktank's flagship product -- Inktank Ceph Enterprise...

Follow Friday: Linux and open source experts on Twitter

The Linux Foundation has just embarked on a a massive initiative that will see a veritable who's-who of technology vendors working together to identify...

Linux Foundation, tech vendors protect OpenSSL to prevent next Heartbleed

The Linux Foundation has rounded up the likes of Amazon Web Services, Dell, Cisco, Google, Microsoft, VMware and other technology companies to take part...

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