Community Development Programme of ICFOSS

The Government of Kerala established ICFOSS with the mandate of carrying out academic and research programs and advocacy centered around Free and Open Source Software and thereby achieve the critical objectives of promotion, propagation and development of Free and Open Source Software. ICFOSS would like to prepare an inventory of communities/individuals working around Free and Open Source Software

Resources Required

Resources Required ICFOSS, an autonomous institution of the Government of Kerala requires the following resources for working in the affairs of ICFOSS. 1. Programme Heads a. Programme Head (e-Governance & Development) – 1 Degree in Engineering/Science/Economics,MBA from a reputed school, PhD/Fellow, Programs (desirable) with 8-10 years of experience in industry/Government or academic institut

Draft Kerala State IT Policy 2017

വിവര സാങ്കേതികവിദ്യ കരട് നയ രൂപരേഖ 2017 - നിർദേശങ്ങൾ സമർപ്പിക്കാം ഇതെക്കുറിച്ചà

Empanelment of FOSS developers.

ICFOSS intends to empanel MCA/Engineering Graduates with Technical skills and experience as detailed below:- Technical skills Experience PHP and CodeIgniter Framework with MySQL/PostGres in Linux/Ububtu Environment. The candidates shall have:- Essential: At least one year experience in coding, clearing bugs and maintaining application. Desirable: Java skills and or Android mobile programming The e

GNUKhata-Empanelment of Start-ups for implementation in MSMEs

ICFOSS is an Autonomous Institution under the Government of Kerala, mandated with the objectives of co-ordinating FOSS initiatives within Kerala. ICFOSS is also linking up with FOSS initiatives in other parts of the world in order to push the agenda of promoting democratic access to information and knowledge through equitable models of production and distribution of software in particular and know

GNU/Linux System Master Training Programme

ICFOSS organised a Masters' Training Programme in GNU/Linux for forming a group of experts as Master Trainers to handle the training on FOSS. The training was on 20th and 21st of April 2016 at ICFOSS office from 10.00 am – 4.00 pm. The programme was free of cost. There were 15 persons from different organisations participated in the programme. The subject matter dealt with in the programme wa

IDSARI 2016 - Report

ICFOSS organized a 2 day workshop on Information Delivery Systems for Academic and Research Institutions (IDSARI), at ICFOSS, Technopark, Trivandrum on 22nd and 23rd April 2016. This programme was directed at the staff of Educational and Research institutions in general, and Programme Officers/Course Co-ordinators, Teachers, Librarians and students in particular, to equip the participants with kno

Economic Impact of Free and Open Source Software Usage in Government - A Report

Free and Open Source Software (FOSS) is increasingly being used by government departments around the world.FOSS provides access to high-quality software, with licenses to use and modify freely, and is usually available free of cost. When government departments consider developing egov applications to improve their services and reach to citizens, FOSS is often a powerful alternative to consider. Wh

The FOSS Young Professional Meet 2015 - Report

ICFOSS conducted a meet namely, FOSS Young Professional Meet 2015 (FYPM 2015) during 21-22 December 2015 at Mascot Hotel, Thiruvananthapuram. The lead theme for the meet is "Internet of Things with Open Source Hardware", reflecting the importance of recent developments in this domain. The event had invited presentations on a variety of emerging areas in "IoT with open source software & hardware" f