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NASA Is Embracing Open Source

By Keith Cowing
May 6, 2010
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Open source is NASA’s next frontier, FCW
“The challenges to government’s adoption and participation in open-source communities is often thought to be a simpe culture clash, but in reality it goes deeper than that, accordning to NASA’s newly-appointed chief technology officer. “The issues that we need to tackle are not only cuture, but beyond culture,” said Chris Kemp, formerly chief information officer at NASA’s Ames Research Center in Moffett Field, Calif. “And I think we need new policy and support from the administration and Congress to help us tackle” them.”
NASA Names Chief Technology Officer for IT
“NASA Chief Information Officer Linda Cureton announced Chris C. Kemp as the first NASA Chief Technology Officer, or CTO, for Information Technology, a new position established to lead IT innovation at the space agency.”

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