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ALSO CALLED: FSF, GNU Project
DEFINITION: The Free Software Foundation (FSF) was founded in 1983 along with its demonstration GNU project. Richard Stallman, an MIT professor, had worked as a student on projects where software was freely exchanged without copying or modifying stipulations. Why, he asked himself and others, should software users be prohibited from copying it for friends, looking at the source code and copying it, and redistributing  … 
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Azure Security and Identity Management Best Practices
sponsored by Rackspace
WEBCAST: Watch this free on-demand webinar and learn how to develop an identity and authentication cloud strategy, use Azure as your base infrastructure, develop a core set of VM best practices, and leverage security managed services for security operations and compliance assistance.
Posted: 12 Aug 2016 | Premiered: Aug 12, 2016

Rackspace

When "Free" is not Free: The True Costs of Open Source
sponsored by Rogue Wave Software
WEBCAST: In this webinar, director of product management and OSS expert, Richard Sherrard examines how to know exactly what packages are used in your company, specific technical, security, and licensing hurdles that many organizations face and What "free" actually means when it comes to OSS.
Posted: 28 Nov 2016 | Premiered: Oct 31, 2016

Rogue Wave Software

The Less Paper Businesses Use, the More Problematic It Becomes: Resolving the Paper Paradox
sponsored by OpenText
WEBCAST: In this webcast, learn about the importance of digital transformation today, the reasons the "paper paradox" is so pervasive and tough to tackle, and finally, how paper can be removed from business processes in a proactive way.
Posted: 19 Apr 2016 | Premiered: Feb 25, 2016

OpenText

Serena Software Case Study and Testimonial
sponsored by Embotics
WEBCAST: In this always-on digital environment, Serena Software needed to ensure that their private clouds could deliver the high-availability and reliable performance their customers demand. Tune into this webcast to learn how utilizing a cloud management platform enabled this software company to automate reoccurring tasks, simplify deployment and more.
Posted: 19 Oct 2016 | Premiered: Oct 30, 2015

Embotics

Consolidate Real World Workloads onto a Single Infrastructure
sponsored by Pure Storage
WEBCAST: All flash arrays can provide your enterprise with the performance and resilience needed to virtualize all of your enterprise applications. Watch now and see all flash hardware and software can provide your enterprise with the foundation for virtualization and the cloud.
Posted: 13 Jun 2016 | Premiered: Dec 31, 2015

Pure Storage

Helping WWF create a sustainable workspace for the future
sponsored by Dimension Data
VIDEO: The WWF had an ambitious goal of creating a sustainable IT workspace for the future—it wasn't going to be easy as they needed to virtually rebuild the way they conducted their operations. This video case study explores how they we able to meet their goals by implementing the right data center solution and getting help from Dimension Data.
Posted: 06 Mar 2015 | Premiered: 06 Mar 2015

Dimension Data

Open Flexible Cloud Orchestration
sponsored by Citrix
WEBCAST: This brief webcast takes a look at the flexibility and compatibility offered by platforms based on Apache's OpenStack architecture for designing an open source, customized cloud infrastructure.
Posted: 07 Nov 2013 | Premiered: Sep 19, 2013

Citrix

Micro Focus Visual COBOL
sponsored by Micro Focus
VIDEO: Watch this videocast to learn how it is bringing the productivity of modern, industry-leading integrated development environments (IDEs) to COBOL, including the ability to deploy key business-critical COBOL applications to Windows 7, .NET, JVM and the cloud.
Posted: 23 Aug 2012 | Premiered: 22 Aug 2012

Micro Focus

Dirk Hohndel on Intel and the Linux Foundation
sponsored by Intel
VIDEO: In this video, Dirk Hohndel, Chief Linux and Open Source Technologist at Intel, discusses the importance of standards organizations like the Linux Foundation as well as thought on the future of Open Source at Intel.
Posted: 01 Nov 2010 | Premiered: 01 Nov 2010

Intel

Fujitsu Software Interstage Business Operations Platform: A foundation for Smart Process Applications
sponsored by Fujitsu
WEBCAST: To enable business innovation and collaboration, you need a way to enhance your existing ERP systems. In this webcast, learn how Smart Process apps give you ERP agility, what you need to create them, and how a business operations platform can serve as a foundation for these Smart Process apps.
Posted: 22 Jul 2013 | Premiered: Apr 10, 2013

Fujitsu

Citrix Ready with Caringo: Foundation to a Successful Cloud Storage Service
sponsored by Citrix Ready and Caringo
WEBCAST: In this webinar you will learn how to select object storage software that delivers value through enterprise feature sets, reduce infrastructure management and eliminate service downtime, deploy and administer a cloud storage service, facilitate the broadest range of access to your cloud storage service and much more.
Posted: 30 Aug 2013 | Premiered: Sep 12, 2013


Enterprise Messaging Security and Management
sponsored by Symantec Corporation
WEBCAST: Email is a mission-critical application for business and will grow annually 25-30% through 2009. This paper examines how to secure and simplify the management of your messaging infrastructure and ensure the security your electronic communic...
Posted: 16 Oct 2006 | Premiered: Oct 16, 2006

Symantec Corporation

VMware and IBM System x: An Innovative Foundation for Modern IT
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WEBCAST: This webcast covers the role virtualization can play in making your data center more manageable and efficient.
Posted: 04 Mar 2014 | Premiered: Mar 4, 2014

VMware, Inc.

Dynamic Case Management: A Foundation for Agile Enterprise Business Applications
sponsored by Pegasystems
VIDEO: The dynamic case management approach is helping companies achieve significant, competitive results.  In this webinar, learn how your company can also achieve better service outcomes with dynamic case management.
Posted: 05 May 2011 | Premiered: 02 May 2011

Pegasystems

Reducing the Risk of Catastrophic Failure in the Software Defined Data Center
sponsored by nlyte Software
VIDEO: This webcast covers software-defined data centers and how to implement them successfully and avoid catastrophic failure.
Posted: 12 Feb 2014 | Premiered: 17 Sep 2013

nlyte Software

Complete Protection for VMware Environments with HP Data Protector Software
sponsored by Hewlett Packard Enterprise
WEBCAST: View this web tutorial to learn about the challenges and solutions for complete data protection in your VMware environment.
Posted: 18 Nov 2009 | Premiered: Nov 18, 2009

Hewlett Packard Enterprise

Data Discovery and Visualization
sponsored by MicroStrategy Incorporated
VIDEO: The ability to start with any data, select a visualization, and begin understanding that data immediately with simple drag and drop actions for making dashboards can give your business a serious upper hand on competitors. Check out this short video to see a demonstration of data visualization analytics and try it now with a free download!
Posted: 13 Jun 2012 | Premiered: 13 Jun 2012

MicroStrategy Incorporated

Automating Resource Monitoring with Robot/CONSOLE
sponsored by Help/Systems
WEBCAST: Using Robot/CONSOLE, we’ll show you how you can streamline your run book, eliminate manual tasks, and make your operations team more responsive to your critical business processes. Watch this FREE 30-minute Webcast and learn how Robot/CONSOLE can solve the headaches of resource monitoring.
Posted: 28 Apr 2010 | Premiered: Apr 28, 2010

Help/Systems

Duet Enterprise for Microsoft SharePoint and SAP Overview
sponsored by Microsoft
VIDEO: View this video to learn more about a software foundation that enables interoperability between SAP applications and Microsoft SharePoint, blending the worlds of process and collaboration to deliver ready-to-use capabilities that provide immediate value to end users.
Posted: 28 Dec 2011 | Premiered: 12 May 2010

Microsoft

APM Overview
sponsored by SolarWinds, Inc.
VIDEO: Join SolarWinds’ Head Geek for a video overview of Orion Application Performance Monitor (APM) module. See how easy it is to monitor, alert, and report on your critical applications and servers with Orion APM’s agentless application monitoring. You will also learn how you can leverage the default component monitors as well as build your own.
Posted: 17 Sep 2009 | Premiered: 17 Sep 2009

SolarWinds, Inc.

PODCAST: Defend IT, Delight Users and Launch BSM with Network and User Service Alignment
sponsored by ASG Software Solutions
PODCAST: Find out how implementing user service alignment in your organization allows IT to become a revenue driver, lowers resource costs, maximizes infrastructure utilization, and achieves true BSM.
Posted: 25 Mar 2010 | Premiered: Mar 25, 2010

ASG Software Solutions

Case Study: Modernize Your Requirements Management Practice
sponsored by HP Software
WEBCAST: View this webcast to how Novartis, a global health care company, improved requirements management in their SAP environment to provide more complete traceability, ensuring that they developed against their requirements and successfully tested them.
Posted: 16 Jun 2011 | Premiered: Jul 19, 2011, 13:00 EDT (17:00 GMT)

HP Software

How to Implement Continuous Testing for Optimal Mobile Performance
sponsored by SOASTA, Inc
WEBCAST: This on-demand webcast discusses how to implement continuous testing in order to optimize mobile performance, and takes an inside look at the technologies and tools fueling mobile testing success.
Posted: 06 Jan 2014 | Premiered: Dec 11, 2013

SOASTA, Inc

SAP and Voice: Optimize Supply Chain Operations
sponsored by Voxware, Motorola, and PEAK Technologies
WEBCAST: Attend this Webcast to learn how this powerful combination provides improved real-time data collection and increased flexibility to make downstream business process changes easily and inexpensively.
Posted: 16 Aug 2007 | Premiered: Aug 29, 2007, 14:00 EDT (18:00 GMT)

Voxware, Motorola, and PEAK Technologies
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FREE SOFTWARE FOUNDATION DEFINITION (continued): …  the results? Taking this idea to the group level, Stallman and others created the FSF and set out to demonstrate that an entire operating system could be developed and shared freely. The result was the Unix-like GNU, which, in August 1996, became complete by adding a kernel.The "free" does not mean at no charge. The Free Software Foundation does charge an initial distribution price for GNU. "Free" refers to the use the person who acquires the software has with it. The Free Software Foundation believes that individuals and society would benefit from, and moreover have the right to study a … 
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