Gael Blondelle's blog

    Meet the Eclipse Foundation at the EU Open Source Policy Summit 2024!

    Wednesday, January 31, 2024 - 02:22 by Gael Blondelle
    At the Eclipse Foundation, we are excited to be sponsoring the EU Open Source Policy Summit 2024, taking place in Brussels on February 2, 2024. This event brings together policymakers, industry leaders, and open source experts to discuss the key challenges and opportunities of open source in Europe.

    Fostering the European cloud ecosystem: UNLOCK the economic benefits

    Thursday, May 4, 2023 - 06:21 by Gael Blondelle
    Last week, we presented the OSC Report, revealing the data behind our call to accelerate the adoption of Open Services Cloud (OSC) in Europe. We held incredible and thought-provoking discussions about the importance of creating technical opportunities and unlocking the European cloud services market. By overcoming the challenges of the...

    Early Bird Talks at EclipseCon 2022 in Ludwigsburg

    Wednesday, June 8, 2022 - 12:38 by Gael Blondelle
    EclipseCon is heading back to Ludwigsburg! After two years of virtual editions, we are looking forward to getting the community back together face-to-face. This year’s program will have talks covering the breadth of the Eclipse Foundation ecosystem — from Java, cloud native, web and desktop IDEs, IoT, modeling, quality and...

    Back to Ludwigsburg: Q&A with EclipseCon 2022 Program Committee Chair

    Tuesday, May 10, 2022 - 04:15 by Gael Blondelle
    EclipseCon is the leading conference for developers, architects, and open source business leaders to learn about Eclipse technologies and share best practices. This year it’s taking place in Ludwigsburg, Germany, October 24 - 27. Cédric Brun,CEO at Obeo, will be acting as the program committee chair again this year. I...

    Adam Gibson: Deep Learning Through Open Source - The Entrepreneurial Open Source Podcast

    Wednesday, September 29, 2021 - 10:19 by Gael Blondelle
    This week, we’re wrapping up season 1 of the Entrepreneurial Open Source Podcast. Through seven episodes, we’ve gained new perspectives on how open source can be a key business enabler in several industries and how compa nies with various business models benefit from participating in open source communities. We hope...

    Dirk Riehle: A Researcher’s Perspective on the Role of Open Source in Market Disruption - The Entrepreneurial Open Source Podcast

    Wednesday, August 25, 2021 - 10:32 by Gael Blondelle
    On episode six of the podcast, we talked to Dirk Riehle, a professor of open source software at the University of Erlangen-Nürnberg. Before entering the world of academia, Dirk worked in the software industry for over a decade, including a tenure at SAP Research as the leader of their open...

    TypeFox: Innovating With Open Source - The Entrepreneurial Open Source Podcast

    Thursday, July 15, 2021 - 08:39 by Gael Blondelle
    On the fourth episode of the Entrepreneurial Open Source Podcast, Thabang and I welcomed Miro Spönemann , general manager and software architect at TypeFox. Based in Kiel, Germany, TypeFox helps businesses and engineers become more productive and innovate faster through custom developer tools and languages. Open source frameworks are essential...