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Open Source, Open Questions
Open Source Software for Robotics
The Kara Report: The diffusion of open source software into commercial robotics systems is underway, although many issues remain to be addressed
By Dan Kara, Analyst-at-Large "Opinion" Column


An open source approach might have a comparatively greater impact on the robotics market than the enterprise IT space a decade ago.

Most complex mobile robotics systems are still in the research phase, an environment that is particularly emendable to an open source approach to software development and deployment.

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