Yearly Archives: 2011

Standardize on a Common Set of Components: Open Source Development Tip #6


November 2, 2011 By
Terry Bernstein

We’ve been publishing a series of tips on managing your use of open source to maximize benefits and minimize the risks.  You can find other posts in the series here and a summary of the entire set of tips here.  In today’s post, we continue with a tip on standardizing the open source components you […]

Continue reading...

Start With a Pilot Program: Open Source Development Tip #4


October 21, 2011 By
Terry Bernstein

We’ve been publishing a series of tips on managing open source development to maximize your benefits and minimize the risks.  In case you missed them, you can find the other posts in the series here.  In today’s post, we continue the series with a tip on getting started with a pilot program. You’ll find a summary […]

Continue reading...

Establish an Open Source Governance Program: Open Source Development Tip #3


October 19, 2011 By
Terry Bernstein

Last week we published the first in our multi-part series on managing open source to maximize benefits and minimize risks.  In case you missed it, you can find it here.  In today’s post, we continue the series with a practical tip on getting started with an open source governance program. You’ll find a summary of the […]

Continue reading...

Sonatype October Newsletter


October 18, 2011 By
Terry Bernstein

Read about the latest Sonatype developments in our October Newsletter, which you can read here. The newsletter includes the following stories: Sonatype Insight: Get the Back Story on Our New Product New Nexus Training Available Now Webinar: Increase Benefits and Reduce Risk of Open Source Recently on Our Blog: Why You Need to Monitor Your Components Maven […]

Continue reading...

Tips for Increasing Open Source Benefits– Tips #1 and #2


October 17, 2011 By
Terry Bernstein

With our launch of Insight, we’ve been talking to a lot of customers and prospective customers about effective management of open source-based development.  At this point, we’ve heard it all.  But some trends have emerged.  One thing is clear — virtually everyone wants to use more open source in their development processs, but realizes the […]

Continue reading...

October Community Spotlight: Anders Hammar, Devoteam Sweden


October 13, 2011 By
Emily Blades

Open source software emerges when people work in unison to create something greater than any one of them could create on their own. While the result may always be a collective work, the contributions and sacrifices that make a project thrive are always individual. These contributions deserve recognition. Sonatype will be paying tribute to the […]

Continue reading...

Publishing Your Artifacts to the Central Repository


October 12, 2011 By
Brian Fox

Sonatype makes it easy to add your projects to the Central Repository with a free, public hosting service called OSSRH. We first blogged about this back in 2009, but given the growth in the community, we thought some of you may not have seen that post, so we decided to update it.

Continue reading...