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Monthly Archives: May 2014

 

Platform solution for software development in Europe

by Miguel 1949 views

For the past 2 days the PROSE team have been on the road, promoting the features of OSP Europe in Paris, at the Solutions Linux event 2014. OSP Europe is now live with 25 projects and over 300 users, so it was interesting to speak and chat with promoters of open source software in France [...]

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Platform sustainability

Platform sustainability
by Andreia 1637 views

One of PROSE’s objectives is to ensure the Open Source Projects (OSP) Europe platform continues to operate beyond the lifetime of the project, becoming itself sustainable. Thus, it is necessary to consider different sustainability models that provide long term success by retaining the interest of different stakeholders interested in its exploitation. To meet that goal, [...]

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FLOSS Checklist: Open Source your project in 5 steps

FLOSS Checklist: Open Source your project in 5 steps
by Andreia 6952 views

PROSE aims to get projects onto Open Source Projects, and to support them in open sourcing their software under a FLOSS licence. Once the decision to to go Open Source is taken, there are a number of steps required to actually distribute the software. To facilitate this process we’ve compiled a streamlined list of steps [...]

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PROSE will contribute to the adoption of open source software on ICT projects, by increasing the lifetime of the software developed inside European projects and thus maximizing impacts. This will be achieved through the creation of a coordination platform for hosting software projects, as well as promoting dissemination and training events on Open Source topics.