Posts Tagged ‘stories’

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 […]

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 […]

Radical Open Source – Economics

Friday, May 3rd, 2013

A long time ago I wrote my first post on Radical Openness. I promised to post something more about the Economics lying behind the Radical Openness approach, even though it is  quite a challenge for me. As both an industrial IT manager and a representative of open source communities, when dealing with open source projects […]

SpagoBI Stories – Let’s start afresh

Friday, April 12th, 2013

Some time ago I published a post on this blog focused on what a story is in open source. As for SpagoBI, its stories are  mainly customers’ references. Let’s start afresh: I’m looking for your stories now. I’m going to write a composite SpagoBI story. I don’t know its final format yet: it depends on […]

No price, no value?

Monday, March 19th, 2012

Some days ago I posted “Buy less, spend better”, highlighting one of the main benefits of adopting SpagoBI suite or, in general terms, of choosing an open source product adopting the pure open source delivery model. Now you can argue that a product with no price has no value either. If you believe it, this […]

What a Story is in Open Source

Tuesday, September 27th, 2011

Since the beginning, SpagoWorld initiative and SpagoBI project have given rise to many success stories. Moreover, SpagoBI regularly provides many stories to OW2 Consortium too, as you can see here. Looking at SpagoWorld and SpagoBI websites, you can find a little but important update. Now they give visibility to Stories instead of Success Stories. Why […]