Open Source

North Carolina seeks to fail ‘quickly and inexpensively,’ official says

by • 1 year ago

Finding the correct solutions means not being afraid of momentary failure, state chief solutions officer Glenn Poplawski says in a video interview.

How Smart Columbus is advancing city transportation tech

by • 2 years ago

Commentary: Jordan Davis, a director at the Columbus Partnership, shares how the Ohio capital is making the most of its $570 million experiment.

California launches new online repository to share open-source code

by • 2 years ago

The Code California website will host open-source projects to allow agencies to collaborate and share custom-developed software powering the state government.

Agile integration in infrastructure improves modernization efforts, report says

by • 2 years ago

Agile experts explain how agencies adopting a distributed architecture framework can better position themselves to adapt to changes in technology.

Los Angeles County's new 'open source' vote tallying system isn't open source just yet

by • 2 years ago

The nation's biggest county is developing a new platform for counting ballots. Just don't go looking for the source code right away.

New policy pushes for open source in California agencies

by • 3 years ago

The door is still open for closed source, but officials say they want to encourage more open source software and have put new structures in place to support it.

Should we open source election software?

by • 3 years ago

Commentary: If we do, it should be done with caution says Tim Mackey, technical evangelist for Black Duck Software.

How to improve collaboration between developers and security teams

by • 3 years ago

The explosive growth of software containers has been a boon for agile development; but they can create hidden risks for security pros.

Find path to innovation with open source, cloud

by • 3 years ago

Government leaders need to turn to commercially-supported open source and cloud technologies to deal with legacy modernization and cybersecurity challenges.