Why the last thing open source needs is more corporate oversight
Jun 20, 2017, 19:00 (0 Talkback[s])
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According to a new Black Duck survey, developers can't get enough of open source, ramping up open source adoption by 60% last year. Why the uptick? A whopping 84% cited superior cost savings, ease-of-access, and no vendor lock-in.
That same survey, however, would have us believe that developers live in fear of open source, shuddering at open source vulnerabilities exposing their code, open source "infecting" proprietary software, and more.