Free and open source software development of IT systems

  title={Free and open source software development of IT systems},
  author={Mihaela Sabin},
  booktitle={SIGITE Conference},
IT system development, integration, deployment, and administration benefit significantly from free and open source software (FOSS) tools and services. Affordability has been a compelling reason for adopting FOSS in computing curricula and equipping computing labs with support infrastructure. Using FOSS systems and services, however, is just the first step in taking advantage of how FOSS development principles and practices can impact student learning in IT degree programs. Above all, FOSS… CONTINUE READING