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GroundWork – Man Up

Monday, March 10th, 2008

I heard this weekend that Groundwork is afraid of me. Wasup with that? Guys, I am a 48-year-old nobody who is still looking to score my first backyard built-in swimming pool. No series “D” funding here. Come on guys, if you don’t like what I am saying, let’s debate it. Here are some of my [...]

Groundwork the Mystery Continues

Wednesday, January 23rd, 2008

I noticed in one of Tarus’ latest blogs that he mentioned that Ranga Rangachari, the ex CEO of Groundwork, is no longer listed on the Groundwork management team. In fact, I looked at Groundwork’s management team page, and it looks like Dave Lilly (one of the founders) is back at the helm. I am not [...]

The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

Thursday, November 15th, 2007

Sergio Leone couldn’t have scripted this one any better. Nagios Enterprises and GroundWork Open Source Forge Strategic Partnership

My Views on OSS ESM (Part 2)

Wednesday, August 1st, 2007

Are Venture Capitalists the Root of all OSS Evil? In my last blog article I talked about analyst groups and my thoughts thereof. Venture Capitals (VC’s) are a great follow-on in a vendor to analyst group (AG) food chain. As I described in the aforementioned blog article I noted that vendors tell analyst groups what [...]