open source

Open-source code: by the people, for the people

Open source ideals are already spreading in governments throughout the world, with good reason. A global network of developers is motivated to help.


How to develop open-source software within any kind of company

For businesses and other organizations today, open-source software (OSS) is transformative in terms of its ability to allow organizations to write software very quickly and to leverage innovation very aggressively.


Exclusive: Facebook opens up about open-source software

This is the second of a two-part exclusive on Facebook’s involvement with and creation of open source technologies. The first installment focused on hardware. For these articles, we spoke with two of Facebook’s open source gurus, David Recordon and Amir Michael, about how the company is opening its infrastructure to other developers and organizations.