Article: Linux Foundation hosts RareCamp open-source platform to democratize gene therapy

Cures, Open Health, Procedures (Medical)

Linux Foundation hosts RareCamp open-source platform to democratize gene therapy

The OpenTreatments Foundation said today that its open-source RareCamp software will be hosted by the Linux Foundation, as part of its effort to make that platform available to anyone to kickstart the creation of new gene therapies for rare genetic diseases.

The idea with the RareCamp software is to decentralize drug development by putting the ability to create new treatments directly into the hands of parents and others whose loved ones might be affected by extremely rare genetic diseases.

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Article: Replicated open-sources its Outdated container image alert tool

Free, Libre, Open Software, Open Source

Replicated open-sources its Outdated container image alert tool

On-premises software delivery company Replicated Inc. is beefing up security for cloud-native applications with the launch today of a free and open-source image version alert tool called Outdated that helps enterprises ensure they’re running the most up-to-date versions of their container images.

Replicated sells tools that help enterprises run cloud-native apps based on Kubernetes on their on-premises infrastructure. Although most companies are embracing the cloud these days, there are still many apps that need to run inside private data centers, for security and other reasons.

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