Jun 01, 2010
You can succeed in gaining control of open Source in your company and still
enjoy the benefits. You can also gain significant management control over open source software use in your development organization.
Today, many IT executives, enterprise architects, and development managers in leading companies have gained management control over the externally-sourced software used by their application development groups. They are ensuring compliance and promoting standardization throughout their development teams. And they�ve done so without slowing the development process or adding overhead burdens to the development team.
This white paper is for IT executives looking to gain control of open source software as part of a multi-source development process. This paper discusses the five open source management control points: Search, Selection, Approval, Validation and Monitor.