TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 20, 2015 — Paul Smith, vice president and general manager of Red Hat‘s (NYSE: RHT) public sector business, has indicated that government agencies continue to explore open source software to drive innovation, Executive Gov reported Nov. 11.
FedScoop reported Nov. 10 that Smith and other panelists at the 2015 Red Hat Government Symposium agreed on open source’s increased impact on federal IT projects.
“We’ve really moved in the last 10 years or so in open source, from what was a disruptive technology… to the innovation engine in the cloud, ” Smith said at the forum.
About Executive Mosaic: Founded in 2002, Executive Mosaic is a leadership organization and media company. It provides its members an opportunity to learn from peer business executives and government thought leaders while providing an interactive forum to develop key business and partnering relationships. Executive Mosaic offers highly coveted executive events, breaking business news on the Government Contracting industry, and delivers robust and reliable content through seven influential websites and four consequential E-newswires. Executive Mosaic is headquartered in Tysons Corner, VA. www.executivemosaic.com