BENEFITS OF OPEN SOURCE

We use an open source approach, which has proven to be a very powerful mechanism that can lead to global and large-scale innovations and implementations. We believe that an open source and open innovation approach in the field of Smart Grids, public infrastructures and Smart Cities will lead to:

timerLESS DEVELOPMENT TIME

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COLLABORATE & INNOVATION

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SAVE COSTS

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ACCELERATE OPEN INNOVATION AND ECOSYSTEM DEVELOPMENT

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MORE OPEN STANDARDS

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MORE USE OF SMART APPLICATIONS

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REDUCING IT COMPLEXITY


open-lockOPEN SOURCE

The term “open source” refers to something with a publicly accessible design. Open source projects, products, or initiatives are those that embrace and celebrate open exchange, collaborative participation, rapid prototyping, transparency, and community development.

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“Source code” is the part of software that most computer users don’t ever see; it’s the code computer programmers can manipulate to change how a piece of software—a “program” or “application”—works.

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The open source method lets you adapt, modify, enhance and share open source software