IT's Newest Title: 'Open Source Compliance Officer'
Dec 19, 2007, 22:45 (0 Talkback[s])
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"To a list that includes CIO and CTO you can now add, thanks to
a legal settlement, 'OSCO'. And here's why your company might soon
need to hire one.
"The background: Two developers of open source software licensed
under the GNU General Public License (GPL) earlier this year sued a
tech vendor for using their product in a manner contrary to the