Posts Tagged ‘innovation’

Key values of Open Source Software: are they still relevant?

Tuesday, January 20th, 2015

I’m leaving for the U.S.A. and going there as a supporter of open source software and SpagoBI, with a focus on Industry and Federal Government. Would you like to meet me? You just have a few days left to register: do it now! Now, I’m going to advocate neither for the Open Source suite for […]

How not to get caught off-guard by Big Data

Tuesday, October 14th, 2014

In this post I would like to treat a very hot and popular topic, Big Data, which nevertheless is confusing and somehow misterious. Some years ago I first approached it, and I explored freely the world WIDE web, seeking for a focal point and a main technology to start from. I ran into countless scenarios, […]

Ten years of SpagoWorld

Wednesday, September 17th, 2014

The following is the entire text of an interview – whose synthesis is in video here – given in February 2014 by Gabriele Ruffatti, director of Engineering’s Open Source Competence Centre, about the Open Source experience of Engineering, 10 years since the launch of SpagoWorld. You can find the Italian version here. Open Source Software: […]

Dieci anni di SpagoWorld

Wednesday, September 17th, 2014

Quello che segue è il testo completo di un’intervista del Febbraio 2014, la cui sintesi è apparsa in video, a Gabriele Ruffatti, direttore del Centro di Competenza Open Source di Engineering, sull’esperienza di Engineering nell’Open Source, a 10 anni dal lancio di Spago World. Il testo dell’intervista in Inglese è qui. Open Source Software: ancora […]

Naturally curious

Friday, July 26th, 2013

Talking about nature also means getting back to roots – to one’s own roots. Here, my father’s role matters! Today he would have been little more than 101 years old. I have two particular memories of him, which I’ll share with you here. When I was a child, getting home from school, he used to […]

Building Innovation Momentum

Thursday, July 11th, 2013

Here you can find the presentation that supported my speech at the latest edition of the European Summit on the Future Internet, held in Aveiro, Portugal on June 14th, 2013. Aveiro is a nice place which I would highly recommend (just like Portugal). I took part in the “Big Data, Cloud, Smart Spaces, IoT, M2M […]

An open platform for digital economy

Friday, May 17th, 2013

Some days ago I had the opportunity to give a lesson at ALMA Graduate School in Bologna (Italy), within the Master in Business Administration of the Information Systems course by prof. Danilo Montesi. It’s an annual appointment for me, in which I’m honoured to participate as a testimonial. This is a real opportunity to launch […]