Increasing awareness of open source

Thursday - 7/23/2009, 3:56pm EDT

Tom Rabin

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Open source software and its transparent and collaborative nature is something that federal agencies can use more often to meet their goals.

That's according to the founders of a new group called Open Source for America.

Tom Rabon is Executive Vice President of Corporate Affairs for Red Hat.

He tells us about how his group is working to raise awareness of open source.