Ian Skerrett is Director, Marketing at Eclipse Foundation where he helps projects with their promotion and community building and to raise the overall awareness and visibility of the Eclipse ecosystem. In this video he discusses how Eclipse utilizes ingredient branding tactics to achieve both goals.
Matthew Aslett is a senior analyst with The 451 Group. He is an expert in open source software and contributes regularly to reports produced through the 451 Commercial Adoption of Open Source (CAOS) Research Service, as well as to the 451 CAOS Theory blog. In this interview he discusses whether Open Source vendors should tell the truth and how to avoid mistakes in Analyst Relations (AR).
Nate Aune is President and Founder of Jazkarta, a consultancy developing Plone-based CMS solutions. He is very active in the Python/Plone communities and served as a board member of the Plone Foundation. Nate is currently involved in the Plone Foundation Communications Team, which markets and promotes Plone.
Paula is the Executive Director at the Outercurve Foundation and explains in this interview the set of services provided by the Outercurve Foundation to projects supporting them in marketing and community development. She also describes how they approached the rebrand from the CodePlex to the Outercurve Foundation.
Stormy Peters is Executive Director, GNOME Foundation, since July 2008. Working with the Board of Directors, Advisory Board, and the GNOME Foundation members, Stormy helps strengthening the Foundation by attracting new industry members and community contributors. In this interview she talks about reaching consensus on marketing-related decisions with a community-driven project such as GNOME, how ...
Wie macht man Community Management, wenn man von einem proprietären zu einem Open Source-Geschäftsmodell wechselt? Dieser Frage werden wir in einem Hangout mit Marco Steinhäuser nachgehen, seines Zeichens Community Guide bei OXID eSales. Der eCommerce-Anbieter hat seine Software 2008 unter der GPL zur Verfügung gestellt.
Learn how to market your open-source project from Adam Benayoun, CEO and Co-founder of Binpress. In this live video interview, Adam will share lessons learned in successfully promoting the marketplace for open-source projects to companies and developers. He will also show how you can use Binpress to promote your own project.
Patrick Ohnewein is the head of the Free Software & Open Technologies department at TIS Innovation Park in South Tyrol. In this interview, he explains the motivation behind the TIS Innovation Park and discusses how local companies are using free software to distribute knowledge and foster innovation.