The concept of "community" is all the rage these days, but it rarely presents itself as people suggest, and rarely delivers what its advocates believe.
There are relatively few community wind projects in the U.S., but some companies are developing mid-size turbines for schools or big-box retail outlets.
Linux has never been more important, which suggests that LinuxCon's promise to bring together the developer and business communities around Linux is critically necessary.
Cloudera is balancing the Hadoop community with the company's efforts to monetize an open-source project.
Co-founder Marc Fleury has a vision to leverage community to make OpenRemote successful, but it's not the kind of open-source community most people talk about.
The enterprise software powerhouse stands to gain much from its new assets, but it first needs to learn how to work with the open-source community.
Companies fuel much of the world's best open-source code. Here's how they can get involved without getting in the way.
The Telehouse West facility in the Docklands area will export waste heat from its cooling systems to provide energy for surrounding homes and businesses.
Company plans to undermine Java--and Sun--by building up a paying community around the scripting language.
Microsoft has a short-term performance problem for the next version of its Web browser; however, its bigger concern is a long-term community deficit.