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How the Life Sciences are Benefiting from Open Source Software

This article gives an overview of the role of open source software and computer technology in the field of life sciences, and how research and discovery in the fields of medicine, biology, etc,…

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Codename One: A Cross-Device Platform for Mobile App Development

The proud boast of Codename One developers is, “Write once, run anywhere native mobile apps.” And it works exactly that way. You can use your existing Java skills to target iOS, Android and…

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The Advantages of OpenStack Management Software

OpenStack, an open source private cloud solution, can be tremendously useful for enterprise applications. However, deploying and managing OpenStack clouds and their underlying infrastructure requires a great deal of effort. Read on to…

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Use Hadoop to Handle Big Data

Big Data now means big business. The world is constantly accumulating volumes of raw data in various forms such as text, MP3 or Jpeg files, which need to be processed, if any value…

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An Introduction to ns-3

This article is the first in a new series on ns-3, which is a discrete event network simulator for Internet systems, meant primarily for research and educational use. The ns-3 project seeks to…

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Why Open Source Software is NOT Free

A common misconception among customers, who are not necessarily clued in to the open source philosophy, is about the ‘free’ attribute of open source. Here is how author explains to them what OSS…

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…

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Explore LaTeX and Syntax Highlighting with Scilab

This article, the last of a four-part series on Scilab, takes a look at LaTeX and syntax highlighting with Scilab. It is aimed at readers interested in technical computation. Scilab (http://www.scilab.org) is open…

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Plotting with Scilab is Simple

This article discusses various types of plots based on mathematical computations done in Scilab, which is open source software for numerical computation. Seven different types of plots used in seven different computations are…

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Taiga: The Trouble-free Way to Manage Your Project

Taiga is a powerful open source project management platform, which is simple, lean and beautiful. It makes work truly enjoyable Have you ever faced a time crunch when trying to finish tasks ahead…

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