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Thursday, September 2 • 11:30 - 12:00
Open: Beyond Software

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Open is most associated with software, not least because a well-established open source development model has helped make open source software not just a tool for user freedoms but a better way to develop software. But what of data, information more broadly, education, and hardware. What role has open to play in those domains? In this talk, Red Hat technology evangelist and author Gordon Haff will examine these other areas, highlight successes, and discuss some of the challenges. While the wins are perhaps more ambiguous than in the software space, there are clearly opportunities for more open developments moving forward.

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Gordon Haff

Technology Evangelist, Red Hat
Gordon Haff is Technology Evangelist at Red Hat where he works on emerging technology strategy; writes about tech, trends, and their business impact; and is a frequent speaker at customer and industry events. Among the topics he works on are edge, blockchain, AI, quantum, cloud-native... Read More →

Thursday September 2, 2021 11:30 - 12:00 EDT