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Is Open Source Being Hijacked by Proprietary Organisations?

One more successful edition of Open Source India was held at Bengaluru in November 2015. And it marked a major shift in the open source vs proprietary software narrative, with the Big Boys…


“From a personal preference perspective, I would choose an open source solution, any day

What matters most to a CTO, you may wonder. Well, the answer is obvious—a good solution. Even better would be a good ‘cost-friendly’ solution. This is why open source technologies have been widely…


OpenShift: A Multiple Award-winning PaaS Tool

Platform as a Service (PaaS) has come to stay as a developer tool, as it allows users to concentrate on the app rather than be involved with the platform. OpenShift, developed by Red…

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Speech Signal Analysis Using Praat

The word ‘praat’ means ‘talk’ or ‘speak’ in Dutch. This article introduces the reader to Praat, a rich, feature-laden piece of software that helps to analyse speech signals. It covers phonetics and various…

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What You Should Know about Open Source Licensing

FOSS is intellectual property and therefore is an asset that should be protected. The owner of the FOSS has a right to decide and control how it can be used by other developers…

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Contribute to SharedVehicles to Help Solve Urban Transportation Woes

In many cities, worldwide, commuters face many problems on a daily basis. International agencies like the UN are trying to get the world to cut down on pollution by reducing vehicular emissions. So,…

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The Importance of Memory Management

Memory management requires that the programmer provides ways to dynamically allocate portions of memory to programs, when requested, and free it for reuse when it is no longer needed. In any advanced computer…

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Scalr: The Efficient Cloud Management Tool

You can manage your cloud efficiently with the Scalr cloud management tool. Scalr’s integrated software enables users to manage and control public, private and multi-cloud environments. It has extensive documentation, which covers a…

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Introducing the Open Source IaaS Platform

In its most basic form, Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) includes computers – physical or virtual machines –and other computer related services. IaaS distances end users from the task and expense of setting…

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The Pros and Cons of Cloud Computing

Cloud computing is often touted as the future of business and enterprise technology. Like everything else, cloud computing has its own pros and cons. This article discusses the advantages and disadvantages of using…

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