It is an approach to the design, development, and distribution of products & knowledge offering practical accessibility to its source.
Bedrock 1: With the guardiance of TECHTURERS1, students are exposed and get to learn different open source technologies togetherLearn More
Bedrock 2: Two is better than one, so is several better than two. Our work is crucial in helping students think critically in solving problemsLearn More
Bedrock 3: The whole essence is to be able to BUILD compelling IT solutions to problems. Open Source is all about collaboration and ability to build great produts togetherLearn More
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open-source əʊp(ə)nˈsɔːs/ adjective / COMPUTING
Denoting software for which the original source code is made freely available and may be redistributed and modified.
We have realized that academic programmes are not enough to build compelling IT graduates. A lot of students /graduates either have to learn technologies they think might be necessary at the workplace or learn on the job.
It is empirical to know that the likes of Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Etsy, Airbnb and alot of new tech companies and startups were built and are powered by open source technologies. Even proprietory tech companies like Microsoft, Oracle are also advocating the use of open source.Based on the need of the Market and the Start-up ecosystem, it is imperative to expose students to Open Source Technologies. This might be difficult with current university curriculum, hence the need for institutions to set up Open-Source outfits on their campus... Click to read More .
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A non-profit organization dedicated to protecting and promoting open-source software development and communities, championing software freedom in society through.
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