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Its all about community

OSS is all about community

Open Source Software is build around the community

Developers and users working together

Developers write software Users give comments Business make money Virtually give money in return back

The cycle complete ...

Where are we? As Malaysia

More or less 50 OSS communities

Activities - Meetup - Events - Workshops

How to join Google for planet OSS Malaysia

OSDC.my

Vision
To promote Open Source development and solutions and produce world class developers.

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5 Years Targets
10 MSC Status Company Support

10 Locally Lead OSS Projects (Main Target)
Create 10 OSS Core Developers / 100 Developers Produce Each Parliment Constituency One OSS Community
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Programs/Activities

Key Results
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KPI OSDC.MY
• Number of adoption – OSS Community for each parliament constituency. • Number of awareness programme (10 a year) • Number of training, seminars and etc… • Number of events (4 a year)

Community Building

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Increased adoption of open source technologies to the end users Increased awareness Build and nurture open source related skill sets for the community and end users Promote domestic and international community linkages Creation of locally led Open Source projects Creation of capability & capacity in the Open Source domain Job creation Collaboration with International companies or Open Source vendors. Source of Business Project Increased locally own business in Open Source Business consultancy and subject matter expertise

• (2 Lead Members) • • • • 10 locally led Open Source projects Technical inclined engineer / developer Local talent pools Creation of high value jobs • (2 Lead Members)

Research and Development

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Industry Development

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• 10 MSC Status Companies Supporting 10 Locally led OSS projects • Industry engagement

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• (2 Lead Members)

Universities

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Establish Open Source Club in univerisities. Increase OSDC.my membership from graduates. OSS related syllabus include in the universities program

• 10 Core Developers • 100 Developers • Open Source Club • (2 Lead Member)

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Programs/Activities

Key Results
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KPI OSDC.MY
• Professional body in 1 year • Funding 10 OSS projects • Funding for OSDC.my operation • (2 Lead Members)

Government

Register as Professional body Funding as NGO

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Community Activities

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Research & Development Activities

1.Market and technology research 2.MDeC or MOSTI Funding 3.Center of Excellence – example Adempiere ERP 4.Sirim Certification to ensure OS quality

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Community Building Activities
1. OSDC.my Open Source Conference 2. Participation in International Open Source Conference 3. LinuxVarsiti joint participation in Institutes of Higher Learning events 4. OSDC.my Developer CD and Book publications 5. OSDC.my Tuition for W3Schools Certification 6. OSDC.my Malaysian developer community awards 7. OSDC.my OSS Workshop and Training 8. Collaboration with MDEC OSS Industry Certification 9. Penguin Masuk Kampung Program 10.Participation in Google Summer of Code
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Industry Development Activities

Business
1.Business Initiatives 2.Participation in International Trade Exhibition 3.Participation in SMIDEC program 4.OSDC.my study on adoption of OSS among SMI/SME business 5. Koperasi OSDC.my

eGovernment
1.Participation in MyGOSSCon 2.OSDC.my LinuxVarsiti joint participation in Institutes of Higher Learning events 3.OSDC.my Penguin Masuk Kampung program - Politician :)

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University Activities
1. OSDC.my LinuxVarsiti joint participation in Institutes of Higher Learning events 2. Working with University Students Council to establish Open Source Club 3. Membership drive campaign for graduates.

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Government

1. Register as Professional body 2. Funding as NGO

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Future Outlook

OSS MSC status companies for each of parliament seats Each of the companies support the OSS projects, locally produce by OSS community of the parliament seats Profit from installation, service and support creating jobs for each parliament seats All connected and service by cloud computing and Internet
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Link :Mailing List http://groups.google.com/group/osdcmy-list MOSC2010 http://conf.oss.my/ MOSC2011 http://www.mosc.my/ OSDC.my Facebook http://www.facebook.com/OSDC.my Facebook Harisfazillah Jamel http://www.facebook.com/Bukan.Sekadar.Internet.Sahaja Bukan Sekadar Internet Sahaja

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Thank You V2 – 10 Sept 2010

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