LINUX IN HOLLYWOOD
- Just-in-Time Tools. Taber, David // Software Magazine;Feb/Mar2001, Vol. 21 Issue 1, p16
Discusses the trend in hybrid open source computer software model. How the open source software originated; Description of open source software technology; Computer companies that designed open source software; Impact of open source software on the tools market; Impact on development cycles.
- Latest Linux kernel draws positive reviews. Connor, Deni // Network World;01/15/2001, Vol. 18 Issue 3, p8
No abstract available.
- A managerial overview of open source software Krishnamurthy, Sandeep // Business Horizons;Sep/Oct2003, Vol. 46 Issue 5, p47
Provides an overview of open source software (OSS). Comparison between OSS and other software types; Choosing a license; Tester base; Peer review of software quality; Flexibility of use; Customer support from a community; Appeal to the high-end user.
- Tightening the bolts on open source. Gibbs, Mark // Network World;3/17/2003, Vol. 20 Issue 11, p54
Discusses the problem of maintenance and management as a central issue in the argument over open versus closed source software. Flow of information about open source problems; Problems associated with every type and level of proprietary software available; Advantages of proprietary software...
- Eclipse casts shadows. Udell, Jon // InfoWorld;6/17/2002, Vol. 24 Issue 24, p17
Focuses on Eclipse, an integrated development environment-based open-source software framework, from an IBM-led consortium. Implications for the computer program language Java and NetBeans of Sun Microsystems; Evaluation of Eclipse 2.0; Arguments of detractors of Standard Widget Toolkit;...
- HMI and office software face the same problems: Ubiquity and Open Source. // Control Solutions;Mar2003, Vol. 76 Issue 3, p68
Focuses on ubiquity and open source problems faced by human-machine interface and office software. Information on the study 'HMI Market: The Road Forks.'
- Tip of the week 2 - Storing files. Free word processing office software that talks to everyone. // GP: General Practitioner;10/7/2002, p53
Focuses on OpenOffice.org an open source software. Components included in the software; Pros and cons of the software.
- Editorial. Hyssalo, Sampsa; Knuuttila, Tarja // Science Studies;Dec2007, Vol. 20 Issue 2, p3
The article discusses various reports published within the issue, including one on the fine line between vapourware and software at the early stages of promising technology and another on the forms of regulation in a mid-size FLOSS project.
- Running free. // Bulletin with Newsweek;10/22/2002, Vol. 120 Issue 6347, p63
Discusses the working of Linux, an open source computer software which is available for free. Application that allows Linux to run versions of various other softwares; Office softwares that can be downloaded with Linux.