Posts by Dr. Andreas Kotulla

Open source is essential. Are you addressing the hidden compliance and security costs?

Open source is essential. Are you addressing the hidden compliance and security costs?

The more ubiquitous open source software becomes, the greater potential it has to bring hidden risk to organizations because of...

Software components of the end product: Firm's code base, open source, own and commercial code

Open-Chain publishes open source ISO standard

Good developers do not write code from scratch. They know where to get code. Improving productivity, shortening time to market...

“Patching”: Best practices in identifying the correct license

“Patching”: Best practices in identifying the correct license

Open Source is everywhere. Experienced developers do not write code from scratch, they know where to get code. Improving productivity,...

Do you need an Open Source Review Board? Tech companies share real-life best practices.

Do you need an Open Source Review Board? Tech companies share real-life best practices.

In yet another resounding vote of confidence for open source software, several of the world’s technology giants recently announced that...

OpenChain Partnership

OpenChain Partnership

Bitsea, a company helping customers to analyse, assess, and optimize Software Development processes, has joined the OpenChain Partner program. This...

Industry standard for Open Source Disclosure

Industry standard for Open Source Disclosure

Over the past decade I have observed how the sentiment around Open Source Disclosure has changed from why should I...

Improve Software Efficiency

Improve Software Efficiency

Reduce time-to-market, increase flexibility of software. “Time-to-market” is a critical component for any business and can help a company compete...

Auditing Linux

Auditing Linux

Identifying all copyright holders, licenses and license obligations within a Linux distribution is one of the most complex and tedious...