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SA astronomers go open source for massive MeerKAT data

The South African Radio Astronomy Observatory will use open source technology to store and retrieve the huge volumes of data from the MeerKAT radio telescope.

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One way street called Open Source

Most companies encourage the use of open source, but few provide any tangible support to the community's organisations, a survey found.

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Contributions to GitHub soar. But where are the South Africans?

Egypt and Nigeria are the only Africa countries to make it into the top 10 countries to produce new GitHub sign-ups.

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Oct 12, 2018

Infrastructure-as-code demands constant testing

Infrastructureas code demands constant testing to be effective, says Obsidian says Obsidian.

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Oct 4, 2018

Dangerous new trend in open source vulnerability

Hackers are injecting vulnerabilities directly into open source components, a new Sonatype report warns.

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Oct 1, 2018

Open source software development trumps all others

Open source users are more likely to achieve all-round success in software development, a DevOps Research and Assessment survey found.

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Sep 26, 2018

Open source contributes to medical innovation

Researchers have developed open source software that could bring closer the prospect of 3D printing of human tissue as well as boost brain imaging.

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Aug 29, 2018

Eclipse Foundation joins Call for Code

The Eclipse Foundation has become the latest organisation to throw its weight behind the Call for Code Global open source initiative

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Aug 20, 2018

Microsoft set to open source its powerful network emulator

ONE is about ensuring the reliability and availability of networks, particularly those complex, cloud-scale networks, says Microsoft.

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Aug 14, 2018

Open Source cleaning up at the Oscars

Stand by for more stunning movie visual effects as the organisation behind the Oscars, and The Linux Foundation join forces.

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Aug 13, 2018

Android 9 release as easy as Pie

Google's latest iteration of the Android operating system is said to be as easy as Pie

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Jul 24, 2018

Tech giants join forces to enable easier data transfer

Microsoft, Google, Facebook and Twitter recently initiated the Open Source Data Transfer Project.

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