Accounts 2008

The financial accounts for the New Zealand Open Source Society for the year ending March 31 2008 are attached.

We received $400 in subscriptions with a further $720 in donations throughout the year. We would like to thank all those who have contributed to the finances of the NZOSS. We don't have a significant funding base so everything helps and is appreciated.

Homegrown Open Source Release: OnlineGroups.Net's GroupServer

Christchurch-based OnlineGroups.Net have just reached a major milestone, the first release of their impressive email+web collaboration open source web services application: GroupServer. Here's the scoop from OnlineGroups.Net's founder and director, Dan Randow:

After five years in development, our software-as-a-service at OnlineGroups.Net is out of beta, and we have released as open source GroupServer 1.0α, the software that powers it.

AGM 2008

The 2008 AGM of the New Zealand Open Source Society has now ended.

Many thanks to all those who took the time to attend. We very much appreciate your continued support.

The 2008 AGM of the New Zealand Open Source Society will be held on:

Sunday the 22th of June starting at 2pm.

The meeting will be conducted primarily via an IRC channel #nzoss

Voting, if required, will be conducted online via the main NZOSS website. You must be a registered and current financial member and be logged in to vote on the website.