Tag Archives: open source

The Results Are In: Sonatype 2012 Open Source Development Survey


March 13, 2012 By
Charles Gold

I’m pleased to share the results of this year’s Sonatype Open Source Software Development Survey.  We were blown away by the level of participation — more than 2,550 of you took the survey. Thank you to all of you who contributed your thoughts about your tooling, the components you use, and your organizations’ open source […]

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How well do you know your open source licensing?


January 9, 2012 By
Terry Bernstein

Choosing components with appropriate licenses is critical to ensuring you realize the benefits and avoid the risks when developing with open source components. But, how well do you know your licenses? Can you describe the differences between permissive, weakly protective and copyleft licenses? Do you understand the ramifications of including copyleft licensed components in your […]

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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 […]

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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.

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Answers to your Questions about Insight


October 10, 2011 By
Larry Roshfeld

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 […]

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New Webinar: Open Source Goodness minus Potential Risks = Insight


September 26, 2011 By
Emily Blades

Sonatype Insight™ helps development organizations gain better visibility and control over their use of open source components. With Insight, you’ll use open source freely while avoiding quality, security, or licensing issues. Insight was designed with developers in mind — it’s about productivity and quality, not bureaucracy and rework. Attend our webinar on Thursday, October 6th […]

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