Tuesday, January 7, 2014

The evolution of Drupal, seven ways to contribute to open source, and more



WEEKLY NEWS

FROM THE ARCHIVES

OPEN SOURCE EVENTS

  • More than 250 people are expected to participate in the Coder Day of Service on Jan. 18 in New York City.

  • Learn four steps to creating an effective open source policy in this webinar scheduled Jan. 14.

  • Check out the events calendar to see other upcoming open source events and submit your own!


Are you planning, hosting, or going to an open source conference in 2014? Submit it to our events calendar. We maintain a calendar of user group meetups, seminars, webinars and more. Submit your event here.


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ENTERPRISERS PROJECT

Join the open source dialogue about the future of CIOs.


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