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Tivoization: When is software really free?

Tivoization? It was some time ago when this term was on everyone’s lips. However, with the increasing spread of “embedded...

The 2022 State of the Software Supply Chain Report

Revenera just released “The 2022 State of the Software Supply Chain Report”, which collects over 100 Revenera audit services projects...

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Open Source: Trouble because of sudden license changes

Introduction Open Source Software (OSS) is everywhere and has become indispensable for modern software development. Open Source is driven by...

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Bitkom Open Source Monitor 2021

Bitkom Open Source Monitor 2021 Bitkom just released the brand new Bitkom Open Source Monitor 2021. Bitkom is Germany’s digital...

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(Deutsch) Versteckte Risiken in Softwaresystemen

Sorry, this entry is only available in German. Open Source Software (OSS) ist überall und ist für die moderne Software-Entwicklung...

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The New Cybersecurity Executive Order: 2021 is the Year of the SBoM

Back in February Revenera posted a blog titled “2021 Will Be the Year of the Automated Software Bill of Materials”....

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How to Open Source your Project? / Making your code open source

Open Source (OSS) is everywhere. Nowadays, hardly any project can be carried out economically if existing software packages are not...

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...

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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,...