Open Source Initiative


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Open Source Initiative

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(OSI) An organisation dedicated to managing and promoting the Open Source Definition for the good of the community.

http://opensource.org/.
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Aiming to improve the performance of the mobile web, Google today announced the rollout of its new open source initiative called Accelerated Mobile Pages (AMP).
In a board meeting held October 10th, and announced today, the Open Source Initiative approved two of Microsoft's software licenses: the Microsoft Reciprocal License and the Microsoft Public License.
The company added that developers using Smaato's monetisation platform can now also use Open Device Identification Number (ODIN) or OpenUDID, a free, open source initiative that uses a feature in iOS to share data between applications in order to store a unique identifier.
The MPL 2 licence has also been approved by the Open Source Initiative, and is compatible with the GPL.
Raymond, the author of The Cathedral & The Bazaar open source philosophy and the president of the Open Source Initiative, was criticized by McBride for not disclosing the identity of the potential perpetrator of a recent denial of service attack against Lindon, Utah-based SCO's web site.
Scheduled to be released to the open source community in mid-2016, PBS Pro will become available under two different licensing options for commercial installations and as an Open Source Initiative compliant version.
Raymond, president of the Open Source Initiative, urged the perpetrator to stop the attack, however.
The Mono Project is an open source initiative sponsored by Novell to develop a UNIX* version of the Microsoft .
Prior to joining Jive, Sydney Sloan spent nine years at Adobe Systems running enterprise product marketing and industry solutions marketing as well as contributing to Adobe s Open Source initiative.
The Alcatel-Lucent Open Source initiative reportedly goes beyond lowering investment costs, to increase revenues through retained consultancy while fostering closer long-term relationships with customers.
The Open Source Initiative (OSI) has allowed its application for a trademark on the term "open source" to lapse.
Furthering their award-winning commitment to industry innovation, Attensity is also announcing plans to participate in the open source initiative SMILA (SeMantic Information Logistics Architecture).

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