Open Source Tools

Updates and reflections on open source tools that can be used in a k-12 environment.

? Chris Kemp on Openstack and the rise of the open source movement – YouTube

? Chris Kemp on Openstack and the rise of the open source movement – YouTube.

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Software » OpenStack Open Source Cloud Computing Software

About OpenStack OpenStack is a cloud operating system that controls large pools of compute, storage, and networking resources throughout a datacenter, all managed through a dashboard that gives administrators control while empowering their users to provision resources through a web interface. Learn more about OpenStack’s compute, storage, networking, take a tour of the dashboard, or dive in […]

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munki – Managed software installation for OS X – Google Project Hosting

Munki is a set of tools that, used together with a webserver-based repository of packages and package metadata, can be used by OS X administrators to manage software installs (and in many cases removals) on OS X client machines. Munki can install software packaged in the Apple package format, and also supports Adobe CS3/CS4/CS5/CS6 Enterprise […]

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concrete5 – Free CMS | Open Source Content Management System

concrete5 – Free CMS | Open Source Content Management System. What is concrete5? concrete5 makes running a website easy. Go to any page in your site, and a editing toolbar gives you all the controls you need to update your website. No intimidating manuals, no complicated administration interfaces – just point and click. What can […]

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Audacity: Free Audio Editor and Recorder

Audacity® is free, open source, cross-platform software for recording and editing sounds. via Audacity: Free Audio Editor and Recorder.

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Fix HandBrake DVD ripping if youve installed VLC 2.0 | Macworld

Fix HandBrake DVD ripping if youve installed VLC 2.0by Lex Friedman,   Feb 24, 2012 9:30 am[Editor’s note: The MPAA and most media companies argue that you can’t legally copy or convert commercial DVDs for any reason. We and others think that, if you own a DVD, you should be able to override its […]

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VMware’s WSX promises to bring virtualized desktops to the web browser with HTML5 — Engadget

t’s not quite ready for widespread use just yet, but it looks like we could soon have yet another way to virtualize one computer desktop on another device. Tentatively dubbed WSX, VMware’s latest option relies on HTML5 to do away with plug-ins or dedicated applications altogether (a “lightweight Web server” acts as an intermediary), which […]

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