Press for Black Duck Software

Open Source Business Conference (OSBC) - North Bridge Venture Partners and Black Duck Software today announced the results of the sixth annual Future of Open Source Survey. Conducted in partnership with The 451 Group, the 2012 survey reveals that open source software (OSS) is leading innovation in major technology segments including mobile, cloud and big data, as well as creating innovative business models such as Open SaaS.  The quality of open source, and the ability to continuously improve, is now one of the top reasons for its adoption.

Today at the Android Developer Conference (AnDevCon (III)), Black Duck Software announced an analysis of open source mobile project data which reveals mobile open source software (OSS) projects doubled, with growth especially strong in new enterprise mobility projects aimed at enhancing security, encryption, cloud, mobile payments and database management.