What to Know Before Choosing Open Source - Conflicts of Interest

 
 
By eweek  |  Posted 2007-08-27 Email Print this article Print
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Before your company commits to building an open-source software component into your enterprise infrastructure, it's important to discern whether that project is stable and healthy enough to rely on. Here are some elements to consider, based on the experie
 
 
 
If your own engineers participate in the project, there should be no conflicts of interest or licensing issues that would cause problems if they contribute back to the project. Project leads should be engineers contributing code or fixes.
What to Know Before Choosing Open Source - Conflicts of Interest
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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