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 [...]
Raise your hand if you’ve ever been involved in a contentious intellectual property dispute. (Ok, put your hand down, this is a blog, and I can’t see you.) I asked a room full of developers this question last year, and I saw that about 5-10% of the people in the room raised a hand. My [...]
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 [...]
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.
We want to thank everyone that attended the webinar on Thursday, October 6 titled Open Source Goodness – Potential Risks = Insight. Unfortunately we didn’t have time to answer all the great questions during the event, so we’ve answered them here for everyone’s benefit. If you missed the webinar, you can register to view a [...]