Mahiti Bangalore ( www.mahiti.org) has been conducting workshops on effectively using and deploying free software for non profits , educational institutes and civil society groups.Non profits worldwide have been migrating from proprietary software to free software alternatives to reduce the costs.Big companies like google , yahoo etc run their servers on Linux which is free software.
Read all about our workshops here http://convene.mahiti.org ,We have conducted workshops for schools, Non profits and advocacy groups.Formerly called NGO In a Box, we have rebranded it to 'CONVENE'
We are looking for partners to jointly host such workshops in the future across India who can successfully mobilize people who would be interested in attending.Up until now ,we were conducting the workshops on our own.We are looking for partners who are keen on spreading the free software movement
Benefits of Free and Open Source software:
Mostly free of cost, and complete freedom to copy,modify or redistribute the software as needed without any licensing issues
Virus free and other malware free
Large online community for development ,customisation and support
The best tools for various IT work compared to paid alternatives
Stable and Secure
Those who are interested in these workshops can contact me .
Mahiti Infotech Pvt. Ltd.
# 33-34, Hennur Cross
Hennur Main Road
Bangalore, India - 560043
Phone: +91 80 4148 5080/1 41150580/1
Mobile: +91 96113 44374