On 16 May 2018, Hon’ Chief Minister of Kerala, Sri Pinarayi Vijayan released T-Slide, an ergonomic mouse for people with motor disability developed by International Centre for Free and Open Source Software (ICFOSS). The Chief Minister interacted with Ms Sarasu Thomas , the first user of the device over a video call. T-Slide is an illustration of the government’s policy objective of leveraging
Conducted from 17th to 19th January, 2018 by ICFOSS, Techno Park, Trivandrum. Drones and allied technologies are no more a thing of future. Thereare many RC flying clubs, hobbyists and researchers around us who make use of this rapidly advancing tech, so as to implement their proof concepts or to just play around with them. The exponential curve in the up rise of the tech is now backed up with a
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
വിവര സാങ്കേതികവിദ്യ കരട് നയ രൂപരേഖ 2017 - നിർദേശങ്ങൾ സമർപ്പിക്കാം ഇതെക്കുറിച്ചു പൊതുജങ്ങൾക്കും ഈ മേഖലയിലെ വിദഗ്ധർക്കും അഭിപ്രായങ്ങളും നിർദേശങ്ങളും രേഖപ്പെടുത്താൻ അവസരം ഉണ്ട്. അങ്ങനെ ലഭിക്കുന്ന പ്രസക്ത നിർദേശങ്ങൾ അന്തിമ നയത്തിൽ ഉൾപ്പെടുത്താൻ പരിഗണിക്കുന്നതാണ്. വിശദവിവരങ്ങള്ക്ക് http://itmission.kerala.gov.in/it-policy സന്ദര്ശിക്കുക.
The Government of Kerala issued IT policy framework 2017 which will be available in English and Malayalam in the following links. Comments on the policy, if any, may be forwarded to firstname.lastname@example.org English Malayalam English sub Malayalam sub
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
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
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 was the
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
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.