How secure is open source software? This question has serious implications for enterprises looking to make a decision between an open source project or a commercial product. In this article, Vittorio Bertola lays out the advantages and disadvantages of each for data security.
Do you know what’s in your open source license? Turns out, if you’ve got the Commons Clause in there, it might not be as “open” as you think. We take a look at the Commons Clause and explore how it is different from your average open source license.
As the open source community continues to grow, it’s important that users keep in mind that the people writing software are doing what they can to keep it working and to support it, probably on their own time. In this article, Isaac Murchie, Head of Open Source at Sauce Labs explains where Sauce Labs sees open source heading in the 20 years ahead.
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In the world of DevOps, traditional application security is no longer enough. How can we improve AppSec? What are the newest security challenges that arise as DevOps becomes more mature? JAXenter editor Gabriela Motroc caught up with Tim Mackey, technical evangelist for Black Duck by Synopsys at DevOpsCon 2018 to talk about all this and more.
IBM has released a new version of WebSphere Liberty. What improvements have been made? We take a look at IBM’s largest open source project and how developers can create cloud-native apps and microservices.
Stay on top of the latest trends and top skills in open source careers. The 2018 Open Source Jobs Report has some interesting takeaways for open source professionals and their employers.
Open source has a lot of benefits, no one can argue that. However, it is also uniquely positioned to face the threats of today’s security concerns. We talked with Yossi Weinberg, software developer at WhiteSource about how WhiteSource is making sure users’ projects are secure, why open source management is essential and the impact Microsoft’s acquisition of GitHub will have on the open source community.
Helm is joining the ranks of the Cloud Native Computing Foundation’s incubating projects! Welcome the new member to the incubation team and find out what makes Helm so popular with Kubernetes users.
As the pendulum of demographics swing, there is a rise in the open source community. In this article Dale Vecchio discusses what impacts this trend may have on technology and the changing philosophies of the new generation.
Always on the cutting edge of tech, Netflix has made their cloud gateway Zuul 2 open source. What can Zuul do for you?
Open source components are present in an enormous percentage of applications in numerous firms. What does the security overview of open source look like just moments before the GDPR enforcement?
Open source has a lot of benefits, no one can argue that. However, it is also uniquely positioned to face the threats of today’s security concerns. We talked with Rami Sass, CEO and co-founder of WhiteSource about some of the potential pitfalls in open source components, its challenges and more.
Whilst full automation is on the horizon, tools available in the open source world have the potential to provide real benefit to both the DBA on the ground and the business as a whole. In this article, John Pocknell explains how the appeal of open source is only growing stronger.