The first edition of B-BOOST, a summit dedicated to free and open source software, took place in Bordeaux the 6 and 7 November. There were more than 70 conferences with a significant amount of international speaker. The "Nouvelle-Acquitaine" region excels in supporting this ecosystem. Why does free software matter? "When you use the French search engine Qwant rather than Google, it is certain that your personal data is not used without your knowledge, "says Alexandre Zapolsky, CEO of LINAGORA, a key player in the e-administration and modernization of the state and one of the speakers of B-BOOST. Read the article
The Governance of the Internet takes place until the 14th of November in Paris under the high patronage of President Macron. LINAGORA settles there and sponsors the event. Read our press release here.
How to build a 3rd digital way ? Alexandre Zapolsky, Social entrepreneur, President and Founder of LINAGORA via La Tribune (French article)
Even though IBM announced their purchase of the open source pioneer Red Hat for 34 billion dollars, Alexandre Zapolsky gives his own vision of constructing a third digital rail and building an industrial response to the continent. Read the article : Comment bâtir une troisième voie numérique
LINAGORA had the opportunity to attend Gitex Technology Week 2018. The halls of Dubai World Trade centre were filled with all maner of technology, which attracted over 100 000 visitors and 4500 exhibitors. Inside the fourth hall, you could find our very own stand, in which we were proud to present OpenPaas and LinTO with the rest of the world. During this amazing week, we had the chance to meet the Crown Prince of Dubai, Hamdan Bin Mohammed,and Ludovic Pouille, French ambassador of the UAE, to whom we presented our project. It was a good opportunity for us, to show the potential of Open Source. We showed that our collaborative open platforms will allow private and public organisation to make...