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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…

Areca Backup

Looking for a Free Backup Solution? Try Areca

Let’s take a look at Areca Backup, which is simple, easy to use, versatile, and makes interacting with your backups easy. Areca Backup is an open source file backup utility that comes with…

A Peek Into Storage Solutions

Open source storage is similar to all other commercial storage products and can fulfill business needs like building Storage Area Network or Network-Attached Storage, file synchronisation and array clustering. We can develop and…

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Tapping New Talent in the FOSS Domain!

Industry experts share their views on what’s holding back raw IT talent from exploring the world of FOSS and what could be done to attract it. Businesses in India are waking up to…

Tuning the LAMP Stack to Boost the Performance of Drupal

The previous article in this series dealt with the various external factors that impact the performance of Drupal sites, exploring ways to mitigate them. Now, let’s look at how it’s possible to increase…

The many FOSS tools for our daily use...

Best Open Source Apps for Daily Use

What the proprietary world can do, FOSS can do better! That’s what this article hints at, as it takes you through the 11 most used open source apps. Every day, we use a…

Jared Smith, Fedora Project Leader

An Interview with Fedora Project Leader Jared Smith

John Quincy Adams, the sixth president of the United States, once said,  “If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more, and become more, you are a leader.” Jared Smith,…

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Digital Magazine Store Magzter Uses Open Source to Slash Costs

A mobile digital magazine newsstand goes the open source way to cut its initial investments, and allow publishers to share digital editions of their periodicals with a widely-dispersed global readership. Magzter is a…

Kerala State Electricity Board opts for FOSS

Kerala State Electricity Board Saves a Whopping Rs 8 Crore, Using FOSS

Kerala State Electricity Board (KSEB) switched to open source solutions only a few years back, and now, not only manages the accounting and billing information of users across Kerala, but has made impressive…

Bineeta Guharoy

A Media Organisation Keeps Its Data Safe with PostgreSQL

Bineeta Guharoy ,one of the EnterpriseDB PostgreSQL contest winners, shares her views on why she trusts PostgreSQL to keep critical data safe. A media house is well aware of the importance of keeping…

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