Open Source

Comments on the Government’s Draft Open Source Policy

It is heartening to note that the new Government is trying hard to involve people in more and more of their policy initiatives[1]. One such initiative is their “Policy on Collaborative Application development by Opening the source code of Applications“.[2] Since I have extensive experience working with Government Organizations to deploy various solutions, I take…

R Project covered in the NY Times

There is an interesting article in the NY Times on R. It’s heartening to see that free and open source tools like R are getting noticed for their worth. Mainly because free and open source tools do not have any PR firms pitching for them nor do they have any marketing droids peddling stories to…