Video: Free/Open source at Twitter

The Linux Foundation has a video up of a presentation given by Chris Aniszczyk, Open Source Manager at Twitter:

Last year, [Twitter] established an Open Source Office (@TwitterOSS) dedicated to supporting open communities important to us and to maintain a healthy, reciprocal relationship. We’ll talk about some of the challenges in establishing an open source culture and also go over some of the open source technology behind a Tweet.

The experience of Twitter can be used as a guideline for your own organization’s experience with establishing a free/open source culture.

The key thing to remember when watching this video is that some of the same principles apply to organizations of any size. You don’t have to be a startup or have a startup culture like Twitter in order to establish this principles.

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