Open source software (OSS) is the dominant force in software development today, driving technical innovation, enabling productivity gains, and touching everything from big data and cloud to mobile and embedded. Despite its importance and reach, there’s little infrastructure and even less knowledge on how to effectively support OSS.
This report takes real support data from the top OSS packages across different organizations to analyze the statistics, realities, and results of open source in the field.
For more recent data download the 2017 Open Source Support Report.
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