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    Two Easy Things You Can Do to Support the Open Source IoT and Edge Community

    Wednesday, May 24, 2023 - 11:44 by Frédéric Desbiens
    Most of what we do at the Eclipse Foundation happens in public. Our mailing lists and code repositories are open to all. Anyone can freely download, modify, and redistribute our code and slide decks with little to no strings attached. This kind of openness is the mark of truly successful...
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    Eclipse IoT: The Next Ten Years

    Wednesday, November 3, 2021 - 13:58 by Frédéric Desbiens
    If you attended EclipseCon 2021, you probably heard about the 10th anniversary of the Eclipse IoT Working Group. Throughout the end of 2021 and into 2022, we will celebrate this significant milestone together. Our first step to commemorate the occasion has been to organize a panel regrouping five early contributors...
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    Three Things I Hope to Learn From the 2021 Eclipse IoT and Edge Developer Survey

    Monday, September 20, 2021 - 16:07 by Frédéric Desbiens
    The 2021 edition of the Eclipse IoT & Edge Developer Survey is underway. This is the seventh edition of the survey, which over the years has become one of the most widely referenced technical surveys within the IoT & edge computing community.Back in July, strategic members of the Eclipse IoT...
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    [Guest Post] Edge Computing and Open Source in Europe: A New Hope

    Monday, July 19, 2021 - 09:31 by Frédéric Desbiens
    This is a guest post by Alberto P. Martí, VP of Open Source Community Relations at OpenNebula.For everyone in the European cloud market with a passion for open source, these are exciting times. For years, tech journalists and market analysts have been predicting that edge computing was going to bring...
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    Member Case Study: Aloxy Leverages Eclipse Foundation Membership to Build its Petro-Chemical Business

    Thursday, July 15, 2021 - 08:50 by Frédéric Desbiens
    At the Eclipse Foundation, we’ve seen companies from all around the world, from different industries, find value in open source software. Aloxy, the subject of our latest member case study, has discovered that adopting open source components helped them focus on the unique aspects of their products, and increase their...
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    A Shared Vision For Edge Computing

    Thursday, April 29, 2021 - 12:35 by Frédéric Desbiens
    The Eclipse Foundation is a member-driven, vendor-neutral organization. I cannot count the number of times I have said this since I started at the Foundation in February of 2019. As a Foundation staffer, my job is to serve the community and assist its members in driving their initiatives. During the...