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DEFINITION: Also see Open Source. Open source software (OSS) refers to software that is developed, tested, or improved through public collaboration and distributed with the idea that the must be shared with others, ensuring an open future collaboration. The collaborative experience of many developers, especially those in the academic environment, in developing various versions of the UNIX operating system,  … 
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Dynamic IT: Expand Your Capabilities with Open Source
sponsored by Red Hat and JBoss
WHITE PAPER: Open source software has developed dramatically over the past few years. View this white paper to learn how open source is essential for a successful IT department.
Posted: 18 Sep 2007 | Published: 01 Jan 2007

Red Hat and JBoss

Extending Xen with IntelĀ® Virtualization Technology
sponsored by Intel Corporation
WHITE PAPER: For Linux servers, Xen acts as the virtual machine monitor which can offer support to unmodified and paravirtualized guest operating systems. Read this white paper to get a better understanding of Xen and recent changes that enhance virtual perform...
Posted: 18 Jun 2007 | Published: 10 Aug 2006

Intel Corporation

GroundWork: Bringing IT Operations Management to Open Source and Beyond
sponsored by GroundWork, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Read this white paper and see why IT professionals are adding open source IT management solutions to their short list for network and systems monitoring tools. See how these tools can complement existing solutions within a heterogeneous infrastructure.
Posted: 30 May 2007 | Published: 01 Apr 2007

GroundWork, Inc.

JEMS: The Open Source Platform for SOA
sponsored by Red Hat and JBoss
WHITE PAPER: To fully maximize a SOA, enterprises need to draw on resources beyond any single IT vendor. Download this paper today to discover how to make a practical and easy to launch SOA with an open source model.
Posted: 16 Nov 2006 | Published: 01 Nov 2006

Red Hat and JBoss

Top 5 Strategies for Managing Linux
sponsored by Levanta
WHITE PAPER: Linux manageability concerns are among the top reasons organizations hesitate to adopt the platform. But Linux is easily manageable by following a few key strategies. This paper provides strategies for scalable and productive Linux management practices
Posted: 15 Nov 2006 | Published: 01 Nov 2006

Levanta

The Components of the Red Hat Application Stack
sponsored by Red Hat and JBoss
WHITE PAPER: Learn how open source software standardizes Web application platforms and dramatically reduce the cost and complexity of an SOA deployment.
Posted: 03 Nov 2006 | Published: 01 Nov 2006

Red Hat and JBoss
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OPEN SOURCE SOFTWARE DEFINITION (continued): … Also see Open Source. Open source software (OSS) refers to software that is developed, tested, or improved through public collaboration and distributed with the idea that the must be shared with others, ensuring an open future collaboration. The collaborative experience of many developers, especially those in the academic environment, in developing various versions of the UNIX operating system, Richard Stallman's idea of Free Software Foundation, and the desire of users to freely choose among a number of products - all of these led to the Open Source movement and the approach to developing and distributing programs as open source software.
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