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Sonatype Newsletter: Results from our development survey & more

January 18, 2011 By Heather Loney

Keep up to date with exciting product announcements and upcoming events from the Sonatype team with our monthly newsletter.

Our latest issue covers the Sonatype’s software development infrastructure survey results, the importance of training, and Sonatype training dates that we've added to our schedule.

Overwhelming Response to Sonatype’s Software Development Infrastructure Survey

We asked you for your opinions, and your response was overwhelming -- nearly 1,600 developers, architects, and managers responded to our survey.

Here’s what you’ve said so far:

  • 33% of you have already widely adopted Apache Maven. Another 42% are using it and expect usage to increase.
  • Nearly 40% of of you report that ’not knowing when a build has broken or why’ is a significant problem for their organization.
  • More than 75% of your organizations have widely adopted an open source development infrastructure stack. 50% say it’s their corporate standard.
  • 62% of you are frustrated at the lack of integration within your software development infrastructure.

To read more on our survey results and the rest of the newsletter, click here.

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Written by Heather Loney

Heather is the Communications and Community Engagement Officer at the Upper Grand District School Board. Prior to her current position, Heather was the Senior Producer for Special Projects at Global News and a Copy Editor at Sonatype. Heather managed a team of digital journalists, covering national and international events, as well as consumer, tech and lifestyle news for GlobalNews.ca. Heather has significant experience in journalism, new media, digital storytelling, SEO and social media best practices, WordPress and other content management systems, photography and research.