The FOSSID Web Application

The FOSSID Web Application

The FOSSID web application provides a graphical user interface for individuals or teams to conduct their open source software compliance activities, including audits.

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Open Source Audits in Merger and Acquisition Transactions

Open Source Audits in Merger and Acquisition Transactions

With open source software becoming part of the computing fabric of how companies create, share and distribute software, and the popularity of open source first and upstream first policies, it is becoming extremely hard to find a company that does not rely on open...

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This is FOSSID

This is FOSSID

You might have seen FOSSID at an open source software compliance event, or maybe heard our name through the grape vine from a customer who transitioned to us from a competing vendor. Bur who are we? This blog post gives an answer.

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FOSSID at the Open Compliance Summit 2018

FOSSID at the Open Compliance Summit 2018

In 2018, FOSSID stepped up its participation at the Open Compliance Summit to become a sponsor, as a way to show appreciation for what the event is working to achieve, and to support the open source compliance community with its efforts. Here is a summary of the event.

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10 Tips for Evaluating Code Scanning Tools

10 Tips for Evaluating Code Scanning Tools

As open source software has become more pervasive, so have the tools that promise to scan and audit the code for compliance. But the sources and complexities inherent in these code bases have only gotten more difficult to assess.

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Software code is data and it’s very, very big

Software code is data and it’s very, very big

Open source software is pervasive. But it’s not done growing. There are more than 40m projects on Github today and many others in different repositories. There are trillions of lines of code in our universe. This has created a deluge of code data, the likes of which...

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