Tag: open source software

Basic Services, Civil Service

Space runs on open source software. The U.S. Air Force is fine with that

July 14, 2022

Via: FCW

Open source software has a mixed reputation for security, yet it drives commercial space enterprises such as SpaceX and Starlink—and increasingly, U.S. military space efforts. But Lauren Barrett Knausenberger, the Air Force’s chief information officer, says her service has taken […]

Public Utilities, Telecommunications

US National Parks are getting greenfield 5G networks

April 12, 2021

Via: RCR Wireless News

AccessParks and FreedomFi are partnering to use CBRS spectrum and open-source 5G network software to bring high-speed connectivity to hundreds of sites within the U.S. National Park system, beginning with 200 California state parks. AccessParks, a specialized Internet Service Provider […]