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Linux Hands-on: Free/Open-Source Software for Educators
Abstract
This workshop provided hands-on experience with open-source software using bootable USB flashdrives and the Ubuntu Linux operating system. Participants learned about the free software and open-source software movements and reviewed several education-focused applications. The workshop closed with a discussion on benefits and hurdles to adoption of free/open-source software in educational institutions.
Keywords
open source, software, Linux, free software
Venue
Linux Hands-on: Free/Open-Source Software for Educators
Publication Date
Jul 2011
Author
Paul McKimmy
Contributor(s)
Peter W. K. Leong
Location
Rhodes, Greece