Tagged: open source

Waterfox, 64 bit Off Shoot of Firefox

Recently I was introduced to Waterfox just over a week ago and it is a fast browser.  I had not used a 64 bit browser because of compatibility issues.   However this browser didn’t seen...

Open Source Network backup with Amanda

According to Zmanda, Amanda is the most popular open source backup and recovery software in the world. Amanda protects more than half a million servers and desktops running various versions of Linux, UNIX, BSD,...

Open source innovation on the cutting edge

Open source innovation on the cutting edge

InfoWorld – Open source doesn’t innovate — so goes the old saw. Proprietary software vendors, including Microsoft, would have you believe the open source movement has produced nothing but knockoffs of existing products and...

Microsoft’s current attempt to become part of the Open Source World

Microsoft’s current attempt to become part of the Open Source World

I was reading an article from the TechRepublic that had an interesting spin on the Microsoft an their program called he Common OpenSource Application Publishing Platform or COAPP.  It focuses on creating an application...