Browsing articles in "FOSS"
Mar
3
2009

Assistive Technologies

I had a few experience with People with disabilities such as blindness, deafness, etc. I’ve also participated in some activities where such people were trained to be an independent person. And what I felt was after those sessions they were all happy, because they felt like they are capable of something and it made them happier and more independent than they were before. This was all before a few years and now was wondering if [...]

Feb
6
2009

Basic Migration Strategies

Most people are cautious about making major infrastructure changes, especially when it is a business infrastructure. Infrastructure migration includes changes in the computer networks and software setups,etc. Migrating to open source software might seem hard at first,but there are ways with which you can introduce Open Source Software into your business without risk. Here are a few guidelines for the migration to the Open Source Software. Decision dilemma The most important thing to consider while [...]

Feb
6
2009

Enterprise Enlightenment!

Computers and ITES (Information Communication Technology Enabled Services) are essential for every enterprise, no matter how big or small it is. Few years ago the only choice for IT infrastructure was to either run legitimate versions of proprietary software or use the pirated versions. But now Linux and other open source software are slowly dominating the business world, with their low cost high quality products. A recent survey revealed more than 50% of the web [...]

Dec
27
2008

Developer Manpages in Ubuntu

Manpages are very important for developers. Ubuntu doesn’t come with Developer manpages pre-installed. So here is the simple way to install them in your machine. Happy Coding! How to install Developer Manpages ? Open Your Terminal and type sudo apt-get install manpages-dev .Make sure that you have an active Internet Connection. Visit http://manpages.ubuntu.com/ to browse manpages online