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Opensource vs Closed-source (most Commercial Software) explained

Opensource vs Closed-source (most Commercial Software). How to explain to kids the the *fundamental* difference between Opensource and Commercial Software? T...

The difference between open source and closed source software

In this video screen cast, I explain the differences between closed source and open source software.

On the Security of Open Source and Closed Source Software.mp4

This talk compares security vulnerabilities of open and closed source software, presents empirical evidence, provides observations, delves into the social, e...

Open and Closed Source Software

Open and Closed Source Software - Created by Max of IB ITGS Course.

Open Source vs. Closed Source Software - Part 2

Open Source vs. Closed Source Software - Part 2.

Nicolas Mayencourt, Dreamlab - Was ist sicherer, Open Source oder Closed Source Software?

Nicolas Mayencourt, CEO Dreamlab Technologies AG an der Preisverleihung der CH Open Source Awards 2010 am 1. September 2010 im Kongresshaus Zürich.

Open Source vs. Closed Source Software - Part 1

Open Source vs. Closed Source Software - Part 1.

TROOPERS10 - How to rate the security of closed source software - Michael Thumann

Slides and more info at: https://www.troopers.de Next TROOPERS14: March 17-21. 2014, Heidelberg Germany Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/wearetroopers.

Mountain Lake PBS: Introduction to Open Source Software

In this workshop Eddie Vega and Dr. Heidi Schnackenberg discussed alternatives to commonly used, commercially produced computer software as well as where to ...

Chapter 3: Software- Closed vs. Open Source

In-depth look at open vs closed source software for IB exam review.

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ComputerworldUK (blog)
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 02:44:57 -0700

Glyn Moody's look at all levels of the enterprise open source stack. The blog will look at the organisations that are embracing open source, old and new alike (start-ups welcome), and the communities of users and developers that have formed around them ...
Tue, 28 Oct 2014 05:22:30 -0700

"This is true of open source software and closed source software. Asterisk is the most popular and established open source communications engine in the world. Millions of communications systems are based on Asterisk, and have prospered from its ...
Dr. Dobb's
Tue, 14 Oct 2014 13:30:47 -0700

It's a shame that recent high-visibility bugs cast a shadow on open source, whereas their equivalents in closed source software suffer no such effect. But in fact, part of the problem is one of expectations and it lies with a misunderstanding about ...


Thu, 23 Oct 2014 11:33:45 -0700

"While we can identify and report on the issues in software where the source code is publicly available," he said, "there are an unknown number of unidentified issues in closed source software that may remain unaddressed." The increasing ubiquity of ...

CSO Magazine (blog)

CSO Magazine (blog)
Thu, 23 Oct 2014 16:22:47 -0700

Back in July 2001 two security researchers, Marc Maiffret and Ryan Permeh from eEye Digital Security, discovered the Code Red worm - a piece of malware that targeted Microsoft's IIS software and propagated wildly until it was stopped. It was followed ...


Tue, 30 Sep 2014 02:56:15 -0700

That said, I've always called BS on the idea that the ability for anyone to review open source code means it will always be more secure than closed source software. Even before the latest contrarian example of the Bash Shellshock vulnerability, the ...
Wed, 01 Oct 2014 02:04:34 -0700

And there are practically no end users who produce closed source software and give it out to others. In the world of closed source software you have vendors and you have buyers and that's it. But in the world of open source you have a much more dynamic ...


Wed, 15 Oct 2014 02:05:50 -0700

While closed source software has dedicated sales teams to have a presence at government technology conferences and explain how their product might improve the agency's workflow, open source traditionally doesn't have any such a seat at the table.

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