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What 2019 Holds for Enterprise Search

What 2019 Holds for Enterprise Search

A number of positive developments in enterprise search took place in 2018: Elastic had a very encouraging IPO, Google rediscovered enterprise search and Microsoft showed signs of acknowledging that its potpourri search strategy was not fit for purpose.

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Is the End of the Benevolent Dictator for Life in Open-Source Software Here?

Is the End of the Benevolent Dictator for Life in Open-Source Software Here?

Unlike commercial software, open-source software is designed and built by communities of developers. Communities don’t have vice presidents, directors, managers or corporate committees to guide development. There are a number of open-source governance models. One of those is the foundation model, which supports community-led development.

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Blockchain’s Role in the Enterprise in 2019

Blockchain's Role in the Enterprise in 2019

Blockchain was invented by Satoshi Nakamoto in 2008 to serve as the public transaction ledger of the cryptocurrency bitcoin. Blockchain has slowly gained traction in the enterprise since its emergence 10 years ago. In fact, late last year we saw digital workplaces using blockchain  to share data and collaborate securely.

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