How to use Open Source Software strategically : Seminar on 26th February 2010

Thursday February 18, 2010,

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The OPEN SOURCE REVOLUTION + How to use OSS strategically

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In 2000 open source was recognized as a significant disruptive force in technology. In 2010 most companies, including Sun-Oracle, Microsoft, Google, Facebook and Red Hat - rely on open source software to run a large part of their business. Fortune 500 companies including Automobile giants and banks use MySQL to automate, manage and develop their data bases.

  1. Find out:Why Google runs on Linux

  1. Why the Tamil Nadu Government is implementing e-governance through open source software

  1. Why the hottest web companies in the world run on an open source RDBMS – MySQL

  1. How open source software can add value to your business?

Date: 26th February 2010

Time: 3 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Venue: IP Dome, 7/8 III Lane, Flowers Road, Purusawalkam, Chennai 600084

Parking on Alagappa Road and Barnaby Road

Phone No.: 044-26430474, 98412 82396, 98410 62305

Please confirm participation by 20th February.

Swapna Sundar


Program Schedule


Swapna Sundar,

Session 1Indian Linux Users Group, Chennai Introduction and Basics of Open Source Software
Session 2

Mr. Chandrasekar,

Legal aspects of FOSS Licensing
Session 3

Dr. C.N. Krishnan,

Anna University KBC Research Center Making FOSS sustainable -- the need to build a FOSS Ecosystem
NetworkingInteraction and sharing of experiences of using FOSS in Business
Thank You

Shanas Rehman,

Legal Consultant, IP DOME

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