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Open Source For You Magazine Celebrates Its 11th Anniversary!

Since its inception in 2003, the magazine has been at the forefront of the industry with its insightful articles on the current trends and best practices of the fast-paced open source technology. The monthly magazine remains a must-read for sysadmins, IT managers,developers, programmers, CIOs, CTOs, budding tech professionals and everyone else harbouring a passion for open source. Speaking on the occasion, Ramesh Chopra, Executive Chairman, the EFY Group, enthused, “It is indeed a testament to the love, support and the loyalty of our cherished readers that the magazine continues to thrive in today’s increasingly competitive world. We look forward to our readers’ continuing support and we will always aim to put in our best to consistently earn their satisfaction.”

The anniversary issue features an exciting array of articles for sysadmins, developers and for all those who want to know what is the ‘best’ in the open source zone. >From the top 10 must-try apps for rooted Android devices to the top ten tools every sysadmin should know to the top 5 Linux distros of the season, the edition has it all. This 11th anniversary issue also brings you amazing multiple distros like PCLinuxOS 2013.12, openSUSE 13.1 and pfSense 2.1 on a single DVD.

Additionally, the edition highlights an interesting case study of a Gujarat-based enterprise that has saved millions of rupees with the help of open source technology. For those who wish to take a plunge in the Android Apps Development terrain, there is an article for them too.

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About OSFY

Open Source For You (OSFY,formerly known as Linux For You) is a complete magazine on open source published by the EFY group. Launched in January 2003, it is India’s first magazine on Linux and Open Source. Today, with a readership of 1,50,000, the magazine serves as an authentic resource for information about new technologies in the Open Source world. The magazine carries tech articles for system administrators, developers and loyal fans of open source.

About EFY Group

Over the last four decades, the EFY Group has become synonymous with information on cutting-edge technology. Starting with its flagship publication, Electronics For You, which is South Asia’s most popular electronics magazine, the group now offers a bouquet of specialized publications like Open Source For You, Facts For You and Electronics Bazaar and web portals such as,,,, and

The group also publishes directories and books, and organizes several leading technology events like Open Source India and EFYExpo. The EFY Group has offices in Bengaluru, Chennai, Kolkata and Mumbai. Besides, it has representatives in Ahmedabad, Hyderabad and Pune. It also has distributors in the South East Asian countries. For more information, visit

Primary Media Contact : Priyanka Sarkar, [email protected], 91-99-71597700

Secondary Media Contact : Diksha Gupta, [email protected], 91-97-17854520