We eventually ended a customization of Redmine for a customer, developed after an evaluation of open source project management tools. As soon as possible we’ll share some customizations, included a long awaited plug-in to assign issues to groups.
After our guide about how to choose Linux distributions, we are working on other comparisons, stay tuned!
SOS Open Source few days ago completed its first year of life, a good time to look back and and see where we have been and to recognize methods and technologies that have helped us on our journey.
SOS Open Source started back in 2009 as a solution to a customer problem: how to find, evaluate and compare open source projects. Having been looking for years at open source assessment methodologies, our first step was to grab the best from all the existing ones, possibly avoiding common mistakes and pitfalls. »
We have tried to provide a general guide to choose a Linux (server) distribution, gathering information about both Linux distro built by volunteers (eg.: Debian) and by vendors (Canonical, SUSE, Oracle, Red Hat, and others).
The document – at the moment available only in Italian – is organized as follows:
Who does write Linux, Linus Torvalds? – an overview of who contributes to the development of Linux, , in order to better understand the quality and quantity of contributions made by various players. »