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During Emergencies, Linux Geeks Also Care

Sep 30, 2009, 14:32 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Clair Ching)

"Others were flooded and their homes were swept away by the water, and there are those who were able to leave their homes but everything inside was carried by the water or damaged by the water.

"Locally, a group of Linux advocates set up Sahana, a collection of web based disaster management applications that provides solutions to large-scale humanitarian coordination and collaboration in disaster situation and its aftermath. It's a good start for us to have a centralized area for any possible communication when disaster strikes. There are also others who have been tweeting and plurking the latest news."

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