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7th September 2021

OpenUK shortlisted for Best Charity (Third Sector) IT Project of the Year

OpenUK is shortlisted in the Best Public Sector/Not for Profit category of the UK IT Awards. Congratulations to all 2021 finalists!  » Read more about: OpenUK...

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OpenUK
9th July 2021

ZDNet says ‘Open Source is everywhere’ from Phase 2 findings

“”The UK’s education sector stands out from the rest. The primary benefit in education is not cost-saving but [is] primarily skill development (77%); followed by...

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OpenUK
9th July 2021

TechRadar features OpenUK Report highlighting UK businesses throwing their weight behind open source

“We see here that UK business use is also high and open source makes a big contribution to the UK economy. It allows companies in...

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OpenUK
8th July 2021

Computing features OpenUK report showing 97 per cent of UK businesses use open source software

“Research by OpenUK finds that cost savings are the primary driver, but improving skills and collaboration are more important in some sectors Research among 273...

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OpenUK
8th July 2021

The Register reports on OpenUK’s findings on Phase 2 Report on Open Source Adoption

“OpenUK has released the second of its three-part probe into the state of open source in Britain, finding that an overwhelming majority of businesses use...

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OpenUK
8th July 2021

The New Stack quotes OpenUK Report findings on the recruitment of back end developers

“However, just because it is hard to find an employee doesn’t mean you should run out and train yourself for a career in that field....

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OpenUK
8th July 2021

Texas News Today Reports on OpenUK findings that 97% of UK companies use open source software and 65% contribute to research

Amanda Brock, CEO of OpenUK, said: “Incredible 97% of the respondents surveyed use some form of open source software in their UK business. For the...

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OpenUK
2nd July 2021

The Register quotes Amanda Brock CEO on Rocky Linux 8.4 attracting 80,000 downloads

“In order to succeed long term, open-source projects need to have both sufficient community around them and an appropriate level of sponsorship and financial support;...

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OpenUK
1st July 2021

Dawn Foster, Matt Jarvis, Lorna Mitchell and Amanda Brock quoted on Open Source Program offices by Computing

“It’s early days at least in the UK and Europe says Amanda Brock, CEO of the charity OpenUK, but it’s an idea that is gaining...

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OpenUK
30th June 2021

The New Stack asks ‘Who holds the Power?’ with Open Source Licences

“Running a business based on OSS can present unique challenges. Among them: You may be building a tool your competitors can use to crush you....

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