Open Source Insider:

April, 2016


April 25, 2016  8:18 AM

Google open sources Chromium browser bug tracker

Adrian Bridgwater Adrian Bridgwater Profile: Adrian Bridgwater
API, bugs, Chrome, Chromium, Google, Open source

Google has moved Monorail -- the bug tracker used by the Chromium open source browser -- to a newly open sourced status. 1flying_browser.png 0 Comments     RSS Feed     Email a friend

April 22, 2016  10:08 AM

Snap happy? Ubuntu 16.04 is easy, not difficult

Adrian Bridgwater Adrian Bridgwater Profile: Adrian Bridgwater
Ubuntu

Canonical will release Ubuntu 16.04 LTS on 21st April, but is it all good news? ubuntu_16_04_beta_desktop_unity_menu_mover.jpg


April 21, 2016  9:00 AM

Forking impressive, devs go nuts for Hazelcast

Adrian Bridgwater Adrian Bridgwater Profile: Adrian Bridgwater
Hazelcast, IMDG

Operational in-memory computing company Hazelcast -- known for its open source In-Memory Data Grid (IMDG) -- has shared its community growth numbers from the Github repository. BlauweVork.png


April 15, 2016  8:02 AM

Microsoft aims for ‘lightweight richness’ in Visual Studio Code 1.0

Adrian Bridgwater Adrian Bridgwater Profile: Adrian Bridgwater
Code, Developer, Microsoft, Visual Studio

Microsoft doesn't let a week (sometimes not much more than a day) go by without pushing some new code morsels down the feeding pipe. This week is no different as the firm comes forward with Visual Studio Code 1.0, its lightweight code editor for Mac OS X, Linux and (of course)...


April 14, 2016  9:42 AM

Hitachi Group’s Pentaho: ‘metadata injection’ kills big data complexity

Adrian Bridgwater Adrian Bridgwater Profile: Adrian Bridgwater
Analytics, Big Data, Pentaho

Open source data analytics player Pentaho has upped its metadata injection feature set. Metadata injection? global.png 0 Comments     RSS Feed     Email a friend


April 11, 2016  9:16 AM

Chatty Puppets on Atlassian HipChat

Adrian Bridgwater Adrian Bridgwater Profile: Adrian Bridgwater
Atlassian, Puppet

Automation-centric open source configuration management tool company Puppet Labs is integrating with Atlassian HipChat.


April 8, 2016  12:58 PM

Software ‘developer fatigue’, it’s now a thing

Adrian Bridgwater Adrian Bridgwater Profile: Adrian Bridgwater
Uncategorized

This is a guest post for the Computer Weekly Open Source Insider blog written by Wayne Citrin in his role as CTO of JNBridge. JNBridge's core message is as follows: it's not Java...


April 7, 2016  9:02 AM

US Federal Source Code Policy: embrace more open source to save taxpayer dollars

Adrian Bridgwater Adrian Bridgwater Profile: Adrian Bridgwater
Uncategorized

The United States White House and the federal government have already been widely reported to have adopted a degree of open source software, tools and platforms -- but this trend is now officially set to increase. obamasecret-620x349.jpg


April 5, 2016  12:36 PM

MariaDB: you want transactional AND massively parallelised analytic workloads?

Adrian Bridgwater Adrian Bridgwater Profile: Adrian Bridgwater
MariaDB

Open source database player MariaDB Corporation has is about to release its big data analytics engine, MariaDB ColumnStore. CAUTION: Note to comms team, this does NOT mean you can announce the product in a go to market state, one bite per release please. Transactional and...


April 4, 2016  7:29 AM

Monkeys go wild: Microsoft makes Xamarin free

Adrian Bridgwater Adrian Bridgwater Profile: Adrian Bridgwater
Uncategorized

Microsoft has made Xamarin free -- Xamarin is a 'offshoot sprout' of the Mono cross-platform software programming tools project, developers can use Xamarin to write native iOS, Android and Microsoft Windows apps with native user interfaces and share code across multiple platforms.


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