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Open source all-in-one DevOps platform: OneDev’s UI is easy to use

Variety is the spice of life, and now there is another DevOps platform to choose from. OneDev is a new, all-in-one, open source Git server with a simple to use UI, customizable issue states and fields, and auto-refreshing issue boards. Browse some of its features and see how it compares to other popular tools. Who knows, maybe OneDev is the platform that you have been searching for.

Monospaced and ready to code

Best fonts for programming: JetBrains Mono typeface is easy on the eyes

What typeface do you program with? JetBrains released a new open source typeface that is designed with coding in mind. JetBrains Mono aims to minimize eye strain, improve code readability, reduce noise, and balance whitespace with ligatures. Besides its practical usage, it’s also just plain beautiful and aesthetically pleasing. See what it looks and add it to your IDE.

Time series data in Flux

Flux & Time to Awesome – InfluxData interview

I was lucky enough to sit down and have a chat with Tim Hall, Head of Products at InfluxData about their platform, their ‘time to awesome’ philosophy, and a new data scripting and querying language, Flux. We also take a look at the future of InfluxData and their plans for 2020. Let’s take a closer look.

Exercising caution

6 places to continuously monitor for open source vulnerabilities

Open source tools have taken center stage in the DevOps toolchain. As organizations become increasingly dependent on open source tools, the risks that affect these tools is transferred to these organizations. To mitigate this risk, it is essential for organizations to practice continuous monitoring of open source tools. Let’s look at the various layers in an open source stack, and identify key points of concern that need monitoring.

Looking back to see forward

What 5 new innovations will open source yield in the 2020s?

We all know that a lot can change in ten years, especially in the world of technology. 10 years ago, no one knew what microservices were or could expect AI in our daily lives. Take a look at what the past decade says about the future of open source software. Chris Ferris discusses some of the trends that changed the decade, and what the 2020s have in store for us.

Investing in the future

Codefresh creates $100M open source fund

CI/CD specialists Codefresh have announced their intentions to reinvest into the open source ecosystem that has supported and helped them prosper since they were founded in 2014. They are built on top of Kubernetes, running on top of open source Linux, and now they want to follow in the Linux Foundation’s footsteps and make a massive contribution back into the community. Let’s take a closer look.

Become familiar with source code

Sourcetrail, an interactive source code explorer, becomes open source

Another helpful tool becomes free and open source software. Coati Software’s Sourcetrail is an interactive source code explorer that helps developers understand what is going on in existing source code and provides helpful context. You can connect various editors to it with a plugin and all source code is private, as it runs locally on your machine.

A steaming cup of Git

Gitea version 1.10: Self-host your own Git service

The goal of Gitea is creating simple, fast, painless self-hosted Git services. It is written in Go and was forked from Gogs, a similar open source project, in 2016. Its newest major release just arrived, with some new features and over 150 bug fixes. Why do people turn to self-hosting services? How does Gitea stack up to other providers or Git hosting solutions?