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Focus Group Open Source 22.11.2011 Augusto Coriglioni


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Focus Group Open Source 22.11.2011 Augusto Coriglioni

  1. 1. IBM e il mondo Open Esperienza IBM nell'utilizzo di Software Open Source Augusto Coriglioni Public Sector Leader - Global Business Services – IBM Italia Roma 22 Novembre 2011
  2. 2. Our global strategy <ul><li>Focus on open technologies and high-value solutions </li></ul><ul><li>Deliver integration and innovation to clients </li></ul><ul><li>Become the premier Globally Integrated Enterprise </li></ul>
  3. 3. <ul><li>Source of innovation </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Innovation can happen any time, anywhere </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Development through “open communities” leads to potentially broad ideas and creativity </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Good approach for developing emerging standards </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Popular open source projects can become de facto / open standards </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Wide distribution deployment </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Source of competition in marketplace </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Office productivity applications (word processing, spreadsheets, presentation) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Operating systems (Linux for servers, desktops) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>In some areas, perhaps only growing competitor to a single established vendor </li></ul></ul>Why is OSS important?
  4. 4. 1 Step: Open Computing <ul><li>Open Standards </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Improving information sharing by simplifying integration of disparate technologies </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Promoting interoperability by using open published specifications </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Open Source </li></ul><ul><li>Promoting innovation by leveraging community development </li></ul><ul><li>Accelerating open standards adoption </li></ul><ul><li>Open Architecture </li></ul><ul><li>Increasing collaboration by easily extending business processes e.g. SOA, Web 2.0 </li></ul><ul><li>Innovating on top of common hardware specifications </li></ul>Open standards Open architecture Open source Community Innovation Open Computing Open Computing
  5. 5. <ul><li>Active participation and projects development </li></ul><ul><ul><li>More than 1000 developers working full time on OSS projects, especially Linux and Eclipse. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>IBM participates in and supports pro-open source organizations like the Linux Foundation, the Software Freedom Law Center, and the Open Invention Network. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>IBM leads 80+ and contributes to 150+ OSS projects . </li></ul></ul>How IBM supports open source
  6. 7. Lotus Expeditor Lotus Symphony Lotus Sametime … IBM Rational Elite Support for Eclipse … IBM Rational Application Developer … IBM Rational Software Architect IBM WebSphere Integration Developer IBM WebSphere Studio Family Lotus Notes IBM Software & Eclipse Equinox RCP “ “ extends Eclipse Technology
  7. 8. <ul><li>DB2 can be programmed with various open source programming languages: </li></ul>IBM Cloudscape was contributed to the Apache Foundation now known as or IBM Cloudscape WebSphere Application Servers includes IBM HTTP Server which is powered by Apache WebSphere Application Server Community Edition is based on the J2EE 5.0 compliant Application Server Apache Geronimo WebSphere MQ (former MQSeries) fully implements JMS Messages and can interact with OpenJMS and ActiveMQ An adapter for Tivoli System Automation End-to-End, allows to integrate with heartbeat, from the Linux-HA project Tivoli Directory Integrator is able to connect to OpenLDAP and other LDAPv3 compliant directory servers IBM Software & Open Source
  8. 9. <ul><li>Open source can be important to drive innovation because of community-based collaboration . </li></ul><ul><li>Open source and traditional software development co-exist today and will continue to do so. </li></ul><ul><li>We do not focus on the philosophy of open source but rather on the value it provides within the total cost of ownership . </li></ul><ul><li>Cloud computing and the desktop are key to understand how open source will be part of the next waves of innovation </li></ul><ul><li>It’s fundamental to select the right Partner to work with: a reliable partner must be mandatory </li></ul>In conclusion...
  9. 10. When interconnection infuses the world’s physical systems with intelligence, the world’s systems get smarter. A visualization of all the connections on Facebook in 2010.