How open source software is jumpstarting innovation across industries (VB Live)

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"Open source software has become essentially a mandatory part of the infrastructure stack, and a critical part of the developer ecosystem." Read More.

Understanding open source databases

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Open source databases are attractive, but the gift of the source code can come with several catches, some explicit and some implicit. Read More.

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Deepfence open-sources ThreatMapper to find and rank software vulnerabilities

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Cloud-native security observability platform Deepfence has open-sourced a tool that automatically finds and ranks software vulnerabilities. Read More.

Google sponsors OSTIF security reviews of critical open source software

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Google is partnering with the Open Source Technology Improvement Fund to sponsor security reviews in critical open source software. Read More.

Understanding Open Source Business Models for the C-Suite

Choosing software to bake into your architecture is a long-term decision and it is important to understand all the implications of your choice. Learn three key areas that should be considered when evaluating a particular open source project.

KubeCon + CloudNativeCon Highlights Security for Open Source

Information Week

Vulnerabilities in the life cycle of open-source software development can start from tiny crumbs but grow into substantial issues

What stage of open-source adoption has your company reached?

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Wherever you are on the spectrum of open source adoption, use this actionable model to determine your next step. Enterprise VB Home Page category-/Business & Industrial category-/Computers & Electronics/Software Open source

Tech giants commit $10M annually to Open Source Security Foundation

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The Linux Foundation has received a cross-industry $10 million annual commitment to secure the software supply chain. Read More.

Google commits $1M to new Linux Foundation open source security rewards program

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Google is sponsoring Secure Open Source (SOS) Rewards, a new open source security program hosted by the Linux Foundation. Read More.

What is open source?

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It's difficult to overstate the role of open source in today's world, as it intersects with just about every piece of software and hardware. Cloud Dev Enterprise Entrepreneur Security VB Home Page Aiven category-/Computers & Electronics/Software Facebook Open source

Open source graph database company ArangoDB raises $27.8M

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ArangoDB, the commercial open source company behind the graph database system of the same name, has raised $27.8 million. Read More.

DeepMind acquires and open-sources robotics simulator MuJoCo

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DeepMind has acquired and pledged to open-source MuJoCo, a popular simulator used in robotics and AI research. Read More.

Open source services market on course to become $50B industry

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The open source services market is pegged as a $21.7 apps Cloud Dev Enterprise VB Home Page category-/Business & Industrial category-/Computers & Electronics/Software/Business & Productivity Software Open source

Assessing the intersection of open source and AI

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The idea that open source tools, libraries, and communities are creating AI projects in the usual fast-and-loose fashion sparks unease. AI Data Software VB Home Page A.I.

Checkmarx’s Dustico acquisition bolsters the open source software supply chain

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Application security testing company Checkmarx has acquired Dustico, a company specializing in securing the open source software supply chain. Cloud Security Software VB Home Page category-/Computers & Electronics/Software Checkmarx Dustico Open source

Software security groups increased use of open source tech by 61% over 2 years

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This change is likely due to the prevalence of open source components in new software and rising attacks using open projects as vectors. Read More.

Open source security scanning platform Snyk raises $300M

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Open source security scanning platform Snyk, used by developers at companies such as Google and Salesforce, has raised $300 million. Read More.

Boundless: Commercial open source geospatial software

CTOvision

Boundless develops and supports powerful software for enterprise Spatial IT applications. Boundless’ global customer base uses the OpenGeo Suite, a complete open source geospatial web services stack, to deploy solutions for web mapping, transportation, telecommunications, open government, and a diverse range of other solutions. The post Boundless: Commercial open source geospatial software appeared first on CTOvision.com.

Wizards of OSS: Industry perspectives on open source software

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The web's growth over the past 30 years has been fueled by open source software. But what would a world without open source look like? Read More.

Polar Signals open-sources Parca to optimize code and cut cloud bills

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Polar Signals has launched a continuous profiling open source project called Parca, and announced $4 million in funding from GV & Lightspeed.

AI Weekly: Researchers attempt an open source alternative to GitHub’s Copilot

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A group of researchers is attempting to create an open source alternative to GitHub's Copilot service, powered by OpenAI's Codex model. Read More.

Google extends open source vulnerabilities database to Python, Rust, Go, and DWF

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Google has extended its Open Source Vulnerabilities database to incorporate vulnerability data from Go, Rust, Python, and DWF. Read More.

Open source API management platform Gravitee raises $11M

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Open source API and identity access management platform Gravitee has raised $11 million in its first round of funding. Read More.

Open Source Software Vulnerabilities Increased By 130% in 2019

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The number of open source software (OSS) vulnerabilities more than doubled in 2019 compared with 2018, a new RiskSense report has shown. Total common vulnerabilities and exposures vulnerabilities (CVEs) reached […].

Open source can boost EU economy and digital autonomy, study finds

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A new report commissioned by the EC sheds light on the potential impact of open source software and hardware on Europe's economy. Dev Enterprise Entrepreneur VB Home Page category-/Business & Industrial category-/Computers & Electronics/Software Open source

Snyk bolsters open source software security with FossID acquisition

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Snyk has acquired FossID, a startup that develops a software composition analysis tool for open source code. Read More.

Elastic vs. AWS highlights open source monetization dilemma

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Read Kurt Marko take a look at how the Elastic NV v/s Amazon Web Services saga highlights how open source software vendors need to change in the era of cloud computing on Tech Target : The cloud has upended assumptions in almost every industry and profession, and the commercial open source market is no exception.The […].

Red Hat: Enterprises embraced open source during the pandemic

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Enterprises continued to embrace open source software through the pandemic, according to a new Red Hat report. Read More.

Password breach service Have I Been Pwned goes open source

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Password breach database Have I Been Pwned is now entirely open source, making good on a promise from its creator Troy Hunt last year. Read More.

Linux Foundation launches open source agriculture infrastructure project

Venture Beast

The Linux Foundation has launched AgStack, a new open source digital infrastructure project aimed at the agriculture industry. Read More.

Microsoft joins OpenInfra Foundation to support open source infrastructure

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Microsoft has joined the OpenInfra Foundation as a platinum member, to support "building the next decade of open infrastructure technology." Read More.

What IT Leaders Need to Know About Open Source Software

Information Week

Here are answers to some common questions about open source technology, which can be a key enabler of innovation and digital transformation efforts

Commercial and open source GraphQL company Apollo raises $130M

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OSS Enterprise: A newsletter all about open source

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VentureBeat is launching the OSS Enterprise newsletter to help you navigate the complex world of open source. Cloud Dev Enterprise Entrepreneur VB Home Page category-/Computers & Electronics/Software Open source OSS Enterprise

OpenSFF’s Allstar aims to fix vulnerabilities in open source projects

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Allstar, a new tool released by the Open Source Security Foundation, aims to automatically fix vulnerabilities in open source projects. Read More.

Apromore simplifies pulling data into open source process mining platform

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Apromore enhanced its open source business process mining platform by adding no-code ETL tools to capture data. Read More.

GitLab’s open source Package Hunter detects malicious code in dependencies

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GitLab's Package Hunter is an open source tool that helps developers detect malicious code in open source software components. Read More.

How Unleash is using open source feature management to make devs more efficient

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Unleash is an open source feature flag platform that promises greater flexibility and control over data and feature management deployment. Read More.

Open source API gateway KrakenD lands at the Linux Foundation

Venture Beast

The Linux Foundation has added open source API gateway KrakenD to its arsenal of projects, where it will now be known as the Lura Project. Read More.

Trend Micro brings open source vulnerability data to security teams

Venture Beast

Trend Micro and Snyk announced a new product designed to offer "continuous insights" into open source vulnerabilities for security teams. Read More.

Gitpod nabs $13M for cloud-based open source software development platform

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Gitpod, a cloud-based open source development environment, has raised $13 million in a fresh round of funding. Cloud Dev Enterprise VB Home Page funding daily Github GitPod Open source

OSS Enterprise: Open source perspectives and securing the software supply chain

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OSS Enterprise is a newsletter from VentureBeat that shines a light on the world of open source software. This is the first edition. Read More.

What is an open source program office?

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The open source program office provides structure and formalizes the existence of open source software, tools, and projects inside a company. Cloud Dev Enterprise VB Home Page Aiven Alliander Linux Foundation Open source open source program office Oskari Saarenmaa