How to Start a Robot Revolution

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Go inside the open source robotics revolution with one of the innovators who launched it.

Brian Gerkey, CEO, Open Robotics

This is the story of ROS (aka Robot Operating System), a revolutionary piece of software that went from being a side project aimed at breaking the endless cycle of development in academic research to the common global platform in commercial robotics. How? Because it was open source from the very beginning.

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About Open Source Stories:
Open Source Stories is an original series from Red Hat that explores people who dare to create things out in the open for all to share and build upon. These films, articles, and experiences show how open source changes every type of human endeavour. They are not reflective of Red Hat’s product strategy.

Read more about open source and what it is here:
Open-source: the missing piece in your digital transformation puzzle
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