Case Studies
Nilesh Sangoi - CTO Meru Cabs

India rides on Meru, Meru rides on open source!

What is the most important thing for India’s popular taxi service Meru Cabs, you ask ? The reply is simple! It is open source technology. Technology is not at the back-end of this…

Amar Vir

Case Study-“We use open source technologies for agility, flexibility and affordability”

Think of a domain where technology is being used and you will find open source leading from front. We, at Open Source For You, are trying to explore the possibilities of open source…

Case Study- We do the necessary hardening before we use open source technologies: CTO, ING Vyasa Bank

When you have to check the security levels of any technology, the standard is that one should look at its implementations in sensitive sectors like BFSI, Telecom, et al. And most of the…

Case Study- “Open Source Technology Delivers More Intrinsic Value To Business!”

Gone are the days when the discussion was about open source or no open source. The discussion now is – How to make the most of open source. All kinds of businesses are resorting to…

Viraj Patel, VP, Technology, Bigtree Entertainment Pvt Ltd

Case Study – “ We need flexibility and scalability and we get that with Linux ”

Parting ways from proprietary technologies is not all that difficult. The transition becomes easy if one is determined. Book My Show is one such example, where more than the availability of resources and…

Achieving Hundred Per Cent Growth with Open Source!

Making money out of something that is free is not child’s play. But companies like Taashee Linux Services are encouraging examples of organisations that can make money out of open source technology. The…

A Successful Start-up That Chose To Go the Open Source Way

What does it take to get a start-up going? Well, nothing much; just a great idea, a few devoted professionals and, of course, funds. Helical IT Solutions seems to have them all. A…

naptol

FOSS Helps Naaptol Take E-Commerce to New Heights!

Naaptol, a leading virtual home shopping platform, grew phenomenally by placing its bets on open source technology. Adopting the FOSS model not only helped the e-commerce giant cut down on its early investments,…

LifeSize packs a punch with Open Source technology!

While there are still organisations that are wary of adopting open source technology, firms like LifeSize take pride in resorting to open source technology to build their products. LifeSize provides high-definition video collaboration…

For Shaadi.com, Ubuntu Scores Over Windows

For all CTOs and IT managers, bringing costs down and deploying easy-to-use technology is the biggest challenge. Shaadi.com has addressed this issue by relying on the open source model. Over a year, more…

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