Article: Red Hat Survey Reveals More Confidence in Open Source

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Red Hat Survey Reveals More Confidence in Open Source

A recent Red Hat survey revealed how DevOps teams increasingly depend on open source to support their shift to cloud-native environments and digital transformations, and to maintain security in these highly distributed environments.

Based on a survey of 1,250 IT professionals, Red Hat maintains that the survey respondents — from organizations that were Red Hat customers — were unaware that Red Hat sponsored the study to help avoid “biased or influenced responses,” Red Hat said in a statement.

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Article: Workplace Technology will Embrace Open Source in 2021

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Workplace Technology will Embrace Open Source in 2021

Companies will look to make remote work sustainable and secure in the long term.

Open source technology has been on a constant growth trajectory over the last few decades, with 77% of IT decision makers planning to implement enterprise software last year alone. The COVID-19 pandemic made open, cloud-based collaboration tools even more critical, especially as IT departments sought out scalable, transparent, and low cost options.

With remote work becoming the mainstay of doing business, organizations will look to do even more to help their employees stay productive and engaged. .

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Article: How Open Source Software Powers Digital Innovation

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How Open Source Software Powers Digital Innovation

Open source has permanently altered how we work and conduct business. Linux, and thousands of other open source projects and open standards, now dominate the software landscape, supporting emerging technologies like artificial intelligence and edge computing.

Without open source, the DevOps tooling ecosystem would lack Docker, Kubernetes, service mesh, popular databases, and many CI/CD tools used by DevOps teams daily.

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