Steven Weber The Success of Open Source

ISBN 13: 9780674018587

The Success of Open Source

3,92 valoración promedio
( 106 valoraciones por Goodreads )
 
9780674018587: The Success of Open Source

Book by Weber Steven

"Sinopsis" puede pertenecer a otra edición de este libro.

Críticas:

In the world of open-source software, true believers can be a fervent bunch. Linux, for example, may act as a credo as well as an operating system. But there is much substance beyond zealotry, says Steven Weber, the author of The Success of Open Source...An open-source operating system offers its source code up to be played with, extended, debugged, and otherwise tweaked in an orgy of user collaboration. The author traces the roots of that ethos and process in the early years of computers...He also analyzes the interface between open source and the worlds of business and law, as well as wider issues in the clash between hierarchical structures and networks, a subject with relevance beyond the software industry to the war on terrorism. -- Nina C. Ayoub Chronicle of Higher Education 20040416 A valuable new account of the [open-source software] movement. -- Edward Rothstein New York Times 20040508 Weber's ideas are timely and informative for anyone who wants to explain or advocate Open Source...The Success of Open Source...gives a readable, thought-provoking, and occasionally funny account of what Open Source is and means, making it an extremely valuable resource for those who want to engage and discuss these issues on an intellectual level. -- Joshua Daniel Franklin Slashdot 20040517 Weber sees the central issues raised by [open source software] as property, motivation, organisation and governance. He uses a study of the open source movement to illuminate the motivation of programmers and the way [open source software] projects are co-ordinated and governed, and to ask if there are lessons in it for society...Weber's work brings to mind an earlier book, The Machine that Changed the World, a study of how Toyota's production system transformed the way cars are made everywhere. That book made two simple points: that the Toyota 'system' was a car, and that it was not uniquely Japanese. Steve Weber's book can be--and is--similarly summarised: 'Open source is not a piece of software, and it is not unique to a group of hackers.' And it has the potential to change the world. -- John Naughton The Observer 20040606 While much in Weber's account will be familiar to anyone concerned with this debate, his book should make this extraordinary phenomenon understandable to a much wider audience...[The Success of Open Source] deserve[s] the careful attention of a wide audience, including, especially, governments. -- Lawrence Lessig London Review of Books 20050818 Weber's book deserves the glowing response it has received within and outwith the computing community, and provides a careful, thought-provoking study of an important phenomenon of the twentieth century. For these reasons alone it is worth reading. And while it will of course appeal to those interested or participating in the Open Source movement, for the information professional, in particular, it offers helpful insight into the advantages and limits of sustainable models of cooperative effort that do not depend on remuneration or hierarchy. This is particularly pertinent as libraries increasingly make available metadata they have created about digital or physical assets, and as they are involved in the management of digital assets...[I]nformation professionals are increasingly called on to administer, arbitrate, and communicate about digital rights. Many of those they interact with in this capacity, especially in an academic setting, will have been influenced by the Open Source movement or have parallel attitudes to collaborative work -- this book may assist them to develop a more nuanced articulation of opinion and a greater understanding of the issues. -- R. John Robertson Library Review 20060101

Reseña del editor:

Much of the innovative programming that powers the Internet, creates operating systems and produces software is the result of 'open source' code, that is, code that is freely distributed by those who write it. Leaving source code open has generated some of the most sophisticated developments in computer technology, including, most notably, Linux and Apache, which pose a significant challenge to Microsoft in the marketplace.

"Sobre este título" puede pertenecer a otra edición de este libro.

Comprar nuevo Ver libro

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America

Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

Añadir al carrito

Los mejores resultados en AbeBooks

1.

Steven Weber
Editorial: HARVARD UNIVERSITY PRESS, United States (2005)
ISBN 10: 0674018583 ISBN 13: 9780674018587
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: 10
Librería
The Book Depository
(London, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción HARVARD UNIVERSITY PRESS, United States, 2005. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. 231 x 155 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. Much of the innovative programming that powers the Internet, creates operating systems and produces software is the result of open source code, that is, code that is freely distributed by those who write it. Leaving source code open has generated some of the most sophisticated developments in computer technology, including, most notably, Linux and Apache, which pose a significant challenge to Microsoft in the marketplace. Nº de ref. de la librería AAH9780674018587

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 22,76
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

2.

Steven Weber
Editorial: HARVARD UNIVERSITY PRESS, United States (2005)
ISBN 10: 0674018583 ISBN 13: 9780674018587
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: 10
Librería
The Book Depository US
(London, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción HARVARD UNIVERSITY PRESS, United States, 2005. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. 231 x 155 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. Much of the innovative programming that powers the Internet, creates operating systems and produces software is the result of open source code, that is, code that is freely distributed by those who write it. Leaving source code open has generated some of the most sophisticated developments in computer technology, including, most notably, Linux and Apache, which pose a significant challenge to Microsoft in the marketplace. Nº de ref. de la librería AAH9780674018587

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 24,81
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

3.

Weber, Steven
Editorial: Harvard Univ Press
ISBN 10: 0674018583 ISBN 13: 9780674018587
Nuevos Tapa blanda Cantidad: 1
Librería
C. Clayton Thompson - Bookseller
(BOONE, NC, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Harvard Univ Press. Estado de conservación: BRAND NEW. BRAND NEW Softcover A Brand New Quality Book from a Full-Time Bookshop in business since 1992!. Nº de ref. de la librería 2366088

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 24,82
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

4.

Steven Weber
Editorial: Harvard University Press
ISBN 10: 0674018583 ISBN 13: 9780674018587
Nuevos Cantidad: > 20
Librería
INDOO
(Avenel, NJ, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Harvard University Press. Estado de conservación: New. Brand New. Nº de ref. de la librería 0674018583

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 23,20
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 3,13
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

5.

Weber, Steven
ISBN 10: 0674018583 ISBN 13: 9780674018587
Nuevos Cantidad: > 20
Librería
Paperbackshop-US
(Wood Dale, IL, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción 2005. PAP. Estado de conservación: New. New Book. Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Nº de ref. de la librería TH-9780674018587

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 23,64
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 3,57
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

6.

Steven Weber
Editorial: Harvard University Press (2005)
ISBN 10: 0674018583 ISBN 13: 9780674018587
Nuevos Cantidad: > 20
Librería
Books2Anywhere
(Fairford, GLOS, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Harvard University Press, 2005. PAP. Estado de conservación: New. New Book. Shipped from UK in 4 to 14 days. Established seller since 2000. Nº de ref. de la librería WH-9780674018587

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 16,99
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 10,31
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

7.

Weber, Steven
Editorial: Harvard University Press (2005)
ISBN 10: 0674018583 ISBN 13: 9780674018587
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: 1
Librería
Irish Booksellers
(Rumford, ME, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Harvard University Press, 2005. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. book. Nº de ref. de la librería 0674018583

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 28,24
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

8.

Steven Weber
Editorial: HARVARD UNIVERSITY PRESS, United States (2005)
ISBN 10: 0674018583 ISBN 13: 9780674018587
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: 10
Librería
Book Depository hard to find
(London, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción HARVARD UNIVERSITY PRESS, United States, 2005. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. 231 x 155 mm. Language: English . This book usually ship within 10-15 business days and we will endeavor to dispatch orders quicker than this where possible. Brand New Book. Much of the innovative programming that powers the Internet, creates operating systems and produces software is the result of open source code, that is, code that is freely distributed by those who write it. Leaving source code open has generated some of the most sophisticated developments in computer technology, including, most notably, Linux and Apache, which pose a significant challenge to Microsoft in the marketplace. Nº de ref. de la librería BTE9780674018587

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 30,23
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

9.

WEBER
ISBN 10: 0674018583 ISBN 13: 9780674018587
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: 1
Librería
Herb Tandree Philosophy Books
(Stroud, GLOS, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción 2005. Paperback. Estado de conservación: NEW. 9780674018587 This listing is a new book, a title currently in-print which we order directly and immediately from the publisher. Nº de ref. de la librería HTANDREE0809054

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 23,48
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 9,16
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

10.

Steven Weber
Editorial: Harvard University Press (2005)
ISBN 10: 0674018583 ISBN 13: 9780674018587
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: 1
Librería
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Harvard University Press, 2005. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. Nº de ref. de la librería DADAX0674018583

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 30,29
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 3,57
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

Existen otras copia(s) de este libro

Ver todos los resultados de su búsqueda