Press for Black Duck Software

Today Black Duck announced the acquisition of Ohloh.net from Geeknet.  Here's some of the inside scoop about our impressions of Ohloh and why this is all a good thing for the community and Black Duck.

Black Duck Software, the leading global provider of products and services for accelerating software development through the managed use of open source software, today announced that it has acquired Ohloh.net from Geeknet, Inc. (Nasdaq: GKNT). The transaction closed onSeptember 30, 2010.

Black Duck Software today announced its inclusion in Software Magazine's Software 500 ranking of the world's largest software and service providers, now in its 28th year.

Black Duck Software (www.blackducksoftware.com), a leading provider of products and services for accelerating software development through the managed use of open source software (OSS), today announced its participation in the 2010 Global TMT Crossroads Conference.  Tim Yeaton, Black Duck's President and CEO, will make a presentation at the prestigious UBS conference – a gathering of the top minds from leading technology, media and telecommunications companies.