what every open source project needs

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In the last few years open source has transformed the software industry. From Android to Wikipedia, open source is everywhere, but how does one succeed in it? While open source projects come in all shapes and sizes and all forms of governance, no matter what kind of project you’re a part of, there are a set of fundamentals that lead to success. What Every Successful Open Source Project Needs. Open Source is taking over the world.

Open-sourced Technology Levels the Playing Field Between Tech Giants and Startups

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The contest between proprietary technology and open source has been ongoing for a decade.Today, some of the most premium technology is open-sourced and free. Even Google's highly prized Borg software is becoming open-sourced.

Anthos Ups Google’s Enterprise Efforts

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(With Dave Bartoletti and John Rymer) The biggest announcement out of the Google Cloud Next conference in early April was the general availability of its Cloud Services Platform but with a new brand name: Anthos.

My take on open source licenses : spf13.com

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Google+. Google+. My take on open source licenses. Open Source licensing can be a confusing and daunting task. This is the most popular Open Source license. In doing so it ensures that Open Sourced items remain open source.

Google open-sources AI that can distinguish between voices with 92% accuracy

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Google is going open-source with it’s best-kept secret to users – AI technology. According to sources, Google is releasing open-source AI algorithms that its researchers say can distinguish between voices with 92% accuracy. — The Google patented tool called Diarization — the process of partitioning out a speech sample into distinctive, homogeneous segments according to who said what, […].

UPDATED: Facebook, Google and Others Partner to Make Open Source Easier

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Launch TODO program to address issues tech companies face when using open source Read More. Facebook Google Twitter

Google Open Sources Dataflow Analytics Code through Apache Incubator

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As Apache incubator project , open source data analytics platform expected to remain open and available for integrators Read More. Cloud Computing Google Shared

Uber releases Ludwig, an open source AI ‘toolbox’ built on top of TensorFlow

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The ride-hailing giant today debuted Ludwig, an open source “toolbox” built on top of Google’s TensorFlow framework that allows users to train and test AI models without having to write […]. Want to dive earnestly into artificial intelligence (AI) development, but find the programming piece of it intimidating? Not to worry — Uber has your back.

Fusion-io Accelerates Flash Apps With Open Source Contributions.

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Fusion-io Accelerates Flash Apps With Open Source Contributions. Fusion-io Accelerates Flash Apps With Open Source Contributions. Complementing our ongoing standards work, we are pleased to make NVMKV and the Linux Demand Paging Extension available to the open source community, as Fusion-io continues to add uncommon value to common standards.”. Google. About DCK. Advertise. Subscribe. Events. Big Data.

IBM, Microsoft, Red Hat Join Google’s Open Source Container Management Project Kubernetes

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Google Docker container management system gets support from the IT big league as well as a group of leading startups Read More.

Google Open Sources Data Center Load Balancing Software

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Company developed Seesaw internally because no adequate solution was available Read More. Shared

Netflix Open Sources Continuous Delivery Platform for Multi-Cloud Environments

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Spinnaker automates cluster deployment and management across AWS and Google Cloud and supports Cloud Foundry Read More. Shared

Google and Hortonworks Team Up: HDP Now Part of Google Cloud

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Hortonworks'' Hadoop Data Platform (HDP) is now a supported feature on Google Cloud. This new feature will allow dynamic provisioning of HDP clusters on the Google Cloud Platform, providing scalability for enterprise-wide solutions employing HDP, as well as providing a means for rapidly setting up prototyping and development environments. Part of the solution utilizes Apache''s Ambari plugin, along with scripting developed by Google and Hortonworks, to enable easy provisioning.

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MapR Adds Support for Drill, Open Source Version of Google’s Dremel

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Latest MapR 4.0.1 release supports Drill, updated Spark, HBase, Hadoop 2.4, YARN Read More. Big Data

Google open-sources test suite to find crypto bugs

Network World

To help developers check their code for implementation errors and find weaknesses in cryptographic software libraries, Google has released a test suite as part of Project Wycheproof. "In Working with cryptographic libraries is hard, and a single implementation mistake can result in serious security problems.

Your car is about to go open source

Galido

Having an open-source IVI operating system would create a reusable platform consisting of core services, middleware and open application layer interfaces that eliminate the redundant efforts to create separate proprietary systems.

Open-source oriented RISELab emerges at UC Berkeley to make apps smarter & more secure

Network World

The RISELab (Real-time Intelligence with Secure Execution) is backed by a slew of big name tech and financial firms: Amazon Web Services, Ant Financial, Capital One, Ericsson, GE Digital, Google, Huawei, Intel, IBM, Microsoft and VMWare. UC Berkeley on Monday launched a five-year research collaborative dubbed RISELab that will focus on enabling apps and machines that can interact with the environment around them securely and in real-time.

A New Way To Search

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Solr might just give Google a run for their money. News Apache Solr Big Data LucidWorks Open Source By Katie Kennedy. The visual below features the rapidly rising search platform Apache Solr. The graphic visualizes its growth, where it is used most and who is using it.

Pivotal CEO Hints At Big Shift In Their Hadoop Offerings

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GigaOm reported that Pivotal will be open sourcing much of its proprietary offering. GigaOm concludes that: Whatever happens with Pivotal’s technology, it’s not shocking that the company would decide to take the open source path. By Michael Johnson.

CORD for Telcos Now a Linux Project with Google’s Backing

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Data Center Design Networking architecture CORD Guru Parulkar Kubernetes open source telecommunicationsThe biggest consumer of computing power by volume may very well be the telecommunications industry. In recent years, the world’s major telcos have been desperately urging engineers and developers to build a real cloud that works for them — one that can be staged, provisioned, and orchestrated like.

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etcd: the Not-so-Secret Sauce in Google’s Kubernetes and Pivotal’s Cloud Foundry

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Inspired by Google’s data center tech, CoreOS’ key-value store forms part of Google’s open source container management tool Read More. Featured Google

Deep Insights Into The Future of #Hadoop By @Cutting of @Cloudera

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Regarding software, in the past decade we have seen remarkable transition towards open source software as platform technologies. It is bad to have your business overly dependent on others in ways that increase risk and this translates to strong pushes for open source technologies.

Perficient Elevates Chef to Strategic Partner Status

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They will join other distinguished partners on this list, including Red Hat, Google, and AWS. Chef is a leader in secure, continuous automation open source and commercial software. Perficient is excited to announce that Chef is moving to a Strategic Partnership.

OpenStack wins big with Google partnership

David Linthicum

Google is joining OpenStack as a corporate sponsor. As you may recall, Google's open source system called Kubernetes exists to manage contained applications on different platforms. By joining OpenStack, Google is expected to share its expertise on software containers, and this is a nice kick in the ass for OpenStack, which has lost momentum in the last year or so.

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Google, like Samsung, is eavesdropping on your private conversations

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If you use Google Chrome , you could be subject to eavesdropping by Google. Similar to what Samsung's TVs are doing, the Chromium browser listens to conversations in the vicinity of your laptop, PC, or tablet, and transmits it back to Google.

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Lessig’s Mayday Super PAC Scales in Google’s Cloud

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How the activist’s open source cred helped save his fundraising site from outages Read More. Cloud Computing Featured Google Hosting

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Perficient Elevates Chef to Strategic Partner Status

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They will join other distinguished partners on this list, including Red Hat, Google, and AWS. Chef is a leader in secure, continuous automation open source and commercial software. Perficient is excited to announce that Chef is moving to a Strategic Partnership.

Netflix, Google Talk Continuous Delivery at DevOps World

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Members of the Continuous Delivery Foundation discuss the formation of the open source organization and the future of continuous integration and delivery

Exclusive: Google suspends some business with Huawei after Trump blacklist – source

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Alphabet Inc’s Google has suspended business with Huawei that requires the transfer of hardware, software and technical services except those publicly available via open source licensing, a source familiar with the matter told Reuters on Sunday, in a blow to the Chinese technology company that the U.S.

Google previews TensorFlow 2.0 alpha with focus on simplicity and ML beginners

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At the 2019 TensorFlow Dev Summit today, Google announced a number of updates for its open-source machine learning library aimed at research and production. The TensorFlow 2.0 alpha provides a preview of upcoming changes aimed at making ML easier for beginners. TensorFlow celebrated its third birthday last November with a total of 41 million downloads and […]. Artificial Intelligence News

I’m joining the Go team at Google

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I am honored to share that I have joined Google as a member of the Go team and will be primarily based in NYC. My passion has always been building great products, ecosystems and experiences through open source. I had been part of a successful fast-growth open source startup that fundamentally changed the way software was written by demonstrating that alternatives to relational databases were viable. I love open source.

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Join Perficient at Google Cloud Next 2019

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Perficient is excited to return to Google Cloud Next 2019 as a Foundation sponsor! Bringing thousands of attendees and hosting hundreds of sessions, Google Cloud Next is sure to be an event for the books. OUR SPEAKING SESSION: Bringing The Power of Google Search to Every Business. Google Cloud Search is transforming how enterprise workers find knowledge across millions of documents in every industry. TBD – other Google partners.

Getting Started with Symfony2 : spf13.com

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Google+. Google+. In a follow up to my popular post on Symfony2 , the open source PHP framework we use at OpenSky , Iâ??m by Steve Francia. talks. share. Twitter. Facebook. LinkedIn. Delicious. Reddit. StumbleUpon. sharing is caring. follow. Twitter. Facebook. LinkedIn. GitHub. SlideShare. join 10k+ subscribers & followers. Getting Started with Symfony2. m providing an easy guide to getting started using Symfony2. This isnâ??t t your basic â??Hello Hello Worldâ??,

Google gets a jump on Microsoft and Amazon with Container Engine

David Linthicum

At the Google Platform Live event this week, Google announced its new Google Container Engine. Container Engine is a managed service version of its open-sourced Kubernetes container-management system. With the alpha version of Google Container Engine now available, Google is positioning itself to drive container innovation in the cloud. Also on InfoWorld: Google does Docker better with Kubernetes-powered Container Engine. |

Google's real Kubernetes magic is all about community, not code

Tech Republic Data Center

Google has pulled off a very difficult feat: It open sourced Kubernetes and then stepped out of the way of its success