open source

(redirected from Open software)
Also found in: Medical, Acronyms, Encyclopedia.
Related to Open software: Open Software Foundation, Free software

open source

n
(Computer Science)
a. intellectual property, esp computer source code, that is made freely available to the general public by its creators
b. (as modifier): open source software. Compare closed source
References in periodicals archive ?
The company said that its Likewise Open software enables computers running Mac OS X Snow Leopard to authenticate with an organisation's existing Active Directory, while Likewise Enterprise builds on the authentication engine of Likewise Open, making it easy for IT managers to authenticate users; control access to applications and data; centrally manage settings with group policies; and create reports for regulatory audits.
The event will aim to cross-fertilize initiatives around the issue of 'Free, Libre and Open Software at the heart of the Digital Recovery'.
EMC is focused on developing and placing intelligence throughout the information infrastructure, wherever it makes most sense for customers," said Mark Lewis, EMC Executive Vice President of Open Software.
Open software solution manages, secures, automates and accelerates workflows for digital content creators
This relationship is evidence of both parties' commitment to providing customers with open software solutions that reduce the cost and complexity of storage management.
0 of the Attenex([R])Patterns([R])E-Discovery Software, an open software platform that lets corporations and their law firms establish standardized e-discovery processes, providing dramatic reductions in the time, effort and costs associated with e-discovery.
The paper examines the benefits of using an open software platform, like Wavecom's Open AT([R]) Software Suite for developing all types of communicating machines.
Full suite of open software for linear and on-demand content production and workflow, content distribution and ingest, advertising placement and management, and interactive TV

Full browser ?