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  • Open Source

    1. 1. OPEN SOURCE A Different Perspective
    2. 2. What is Open Source? <ul><li>Source Code available with Working Software </li></ul><ul><li>Available at No Cost to the user </li></ul><ul><li>One can Modify the code as per their requirement </li></ul><ul><li>No Licensing Agreement Required </li></ul><ul><li>User can be part of Development team too </li></ul>
    3. 3. Why Open Source? <ul><li>Choice of Vendors </li></ul><ul><li>No Hidden Agenda or Features </li></ul><ul><li>Access to Source Code </li></ul><ul><li>Free to Customize </li></ul><ul><li>Fast Turnaround time </li></ul>
    4. 4. Where the World is Heading to? <ul><li>More and more Companies are moving to Open Source Software's. </li></ul><ul><li>Expanding Domains. </li></ul><ul><li>Increased Reliability </li></ul><ul><li>Adopted by big Corps eg Eclipse </li></ul><ul><li>Becoming Popular Choice </li></ul>
    5. 5. What is Available? <ul><li>O/S – Linux, JNode </li></ul><ul><li>Office Suite – Star Office </li></ul><ul><li>Dev Tools – Eclipse, Free Pascal, Lazarus </li></ul><ul><li>(R)DBMS – MySQL, SQL Lite </li></ul><ul><li>Application Server – JBoss, Tomcat </li></ul><ul><li>Utilities – DVDShrink </li></ul>
    6. 6. What is in it for Developers? <ul><li>An Opportunity to Harness their Skills </li></ul><ul><li>An Opportunity to be part of World Class Product / Software Team </li></ul><ul><li>An Opportunity to Learn new Skills </li></ul>
    7. 7. What is in it for Students? <ul><li>Opportunity to Work on a Live Project </li></ul><ul><li>Opportunity to work With Experts </li></ul><ul><li>Opportunity to Learn from real-life experience </li></ul>
    8. 8. How can One Participate <ul><li>Search for the Kind of Project You want to Work on </li></ul><ul><li>Download the Source Code and Binary and Play with the Software </li></ul><ul><li>Participate in Forums for the project and submit bug fixes </li></ul><ul><li>Request the project admin to give developer access </li></ul>
    9. 9. Where To from Here? <ul><li>Sites for Open Source Project </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.sourceforge.net </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.java.net/ For Java OS projects </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.jboss.com </li></ul><ul><li>There are many more to add to the list. </li></ul>
    10. 10. Thank You Samir Kumar Mishra [email_address]

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