White House releases open source code

Oriely Radar has a cool article titled "White House releases IT Dashboard as open source code" written by Alex Howard.  The article explains what the IT-Dashboard is links to it.  It's really pretty awesome cause it let's us as citizens the ability to visualize, download and basicly use the site.  When you go to the site the cool factor kicks in.  It's great to se the goverment continue to push open data out through the use of technology.

Brian Wagner

Brian started working with *nix in while a student at Kent State University in the early 90's. In 1995, as an E-Mail Administrator for Caliber Technology (now part of Fedex) he was tasked with administering Sendmail on both Slackware Linux and Solaris Systems. His first home install of Linux was MkLinux DR1 in 1996 on his 60 Mhz PowerMac. Since then Brian has been working and consulting on Linux and it's uses in the Enterprise to support everything from E-Mail, Firewalls, Web and File serving to custom cluster solutions and grid solutions. Brian has had the opportunity to work in both Fortune 500 companies and small 2 person organizations. This has given him the unique insight into the differences every size business faces.