Open Source Compliance

Open Source Compliance

What
Open source software presents a huge opportunity for organisations globally to access advanced software capability. Adopting open source solutions allows code assets to be shared and re-used; freeing organizations from massively expensive, inflexible “lock-in” solutions. To ensure that this potential is realized, it is imperative that organization's adopt a process for managing potential risk.
How
Scoping
Code Audit
& Review
Strategy, Policy,
Process
Mitigation &
Remediation
Compliance &
OSS Enablement
We listen and understand the existing organization, structure & methodologies currently employed
We use our scanning tools to scan the code to reveal your licensing risk, security vulnerabilities and code quality issues.
We analyze the results and produce a report and present to the client with mitigation and remediation advice around OSS usage policy, & strategy
Helping you mitigate the identified OSS risk and assist with policy and strategy development and implementation
We can provide a managed service to ensure ongoing risk mitigation and compliance
Benefits
We will provide the services to ensure that this potential is realized, helping you adopt a process for managing the potential licensing, security and encryption risk associated with open source code.

IPR Obligations Venture Funding Security Risk
Ensure the IPR associated with your code is protected and avoid complicated code ownership battles between your coders and the original developer A potential investor will need to understand any risks with your organization as the investment will need to be protected Mitigate against OSS code which can be out of date and of poor quality being open to security leaks and vulnerabilities