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Open Source Software | Australian Government Policies

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Amazon's 'schizophrenic' open source selfishness scares off potential talent, say insiders

Amazon's 'schizophrenic' open source selfishness scares off potential talent, say insiders | Open Source Software in Government | Scoop.it
Moles blame Bezos for paltry code sharing
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GitHub and Government | GitHub and Government

GitHub and Government | GitHub and Government | Open Source Software in Government | Scoop.it
Make government better, together. Stories of open source, open data, and open government.
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Dutch city of Ede spends 92 percent less (!) than its peers on software licenses | Joinup

Dutch city of Ede spends 92 percent less (!) than its peers on software licenses | Joinup | Open Source Software in Government | Scoop.it
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The Italian Public Administration strongly prefers free and open source software | Opensource.com

The Italian Public Administration strongly prefers free and open source software | Opensource.com | Open Source Software in Government | Scoop.it
Decisions about the adoption of one or the other contractual setting belongs to the user, hence, to the Italian Public Administration—which now has a strong preference for the free and open source software way.
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Top 5 misconceptions about open source in government | opensource.com

Top 5 misconceptions about open source in government | opensource.com | Open Source Software in Government | Scoop.it
The Director of Defense and Government Solutions of WSO2, a global enterprise middleware company, identifies top 5 misconceptions about open source software in government programs.
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Strategic Motivations Behind Corporate Contributions to Open Source Projects | Open Source Delivers

Strategic Motivations Behind Corporate Contributions to Open Source Projects | Open Source Delivers | Open Source Software in Government | Scoop.it
It is fairly well established that most companies gain many advantages by using open source software. But what about the other side? Can companies benefit from contributing to open source? ...
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Why Big companies are embracing open source? (Real world open source)

Gone are those days when open source software were used only by start-ups and small corporates. Today big companies are using and promoting open source software. Google, the internet search giant uses Linux(modified to cater its own needs) for most of its servers. Also Google is funding open source projects like chromium which forms the backbone of a popular chrome web browser from google. So we see that one of the biggest IT company is both using and contributing to open source. This change in outlook of big corporates towards the open source has not come overnight. There has been a long struggle for open source to make everyone believe that...
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Federal IT Innovation Depends On Being Open - InformationWeek

Federal IT Innovation Depends On Being Open - InformationWeek | Open Source Software in Government | Scoop.it
Federal agencies have a hard time fitting innovation into their plans, let alone their budgets. Open data and open-source software help make innovation happen anyway.
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FOSS in the Italian public administration: fundamental law principles | Aliprandi | International Free and Open Source Software Law Review

FOSS in the Italian public administration: fundamental law principles
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