open source

An open-source 3D printer printing an optical component, specifically, a filter bracket. Michigan Technological University photo.

MTU Prof’s 3D Printing Designs Slash Optics Lab Costs

Just as open-source design has driven down the cost of software to the point that it is accessible to anyone with an Internet connection, open-source designs and 3D printing are driving down the cost of making scientific equipment.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/01/2013

Event Notices From November 17

The latest meeting and event notices from Michigan’s technology-focused companies and institutions

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/17/2011


MiCTA Issues Virtual IT Infrastructure, Open Source Application Hosting RFP

Saginaw-based MiCTA, a national technology-purchasing cooperative, and Kirtland Community College in Roscommon announced they have issued a Request for Proposals seeking virtual information technology infrastructure and related services from qualified vendors. The RFP seeks virtualization […]


Linux Box Offers Open Source E-Mail System

Ann Arbor-based Linux Box Corp.’s first commercial software product, an e-mail archiving, retrieval and reporting system, has gone live in a community edition and is available for free download at Enkive Community Edition is […]


Linux Box Joins Open Source for America

Joining a broad cross-section of more than 1,000 companies, academic institutions, communities, related groups and individuals, The Linux Box in Ann Arbor is now part of Open Source for America, a unified voice for the […]


Linux Box To Boost U.S. Sales Of Opsview Open Source

The Ann Arbor open source software shop Linux Box is partnering with Opsera Limited to become an official Opsview reseller in the United States, with the goal of expanding the national presence of this award-winning […]