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Okay, let’s lay it on the line right up front: if you’re still building and managing your own open source programming languages, you’re doing open sou...
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How to Prevent IT Disasters with Off-the-Shelf Solutions

Large software projects are like catnip to corporations and governments. There’s something irresistible to them about wanting to create and build a sy...
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At some time or another, you’ve probably worked on a project that just doesn’t make it on time, on budget, or both. Don’t worry, you...