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Going Open:Making an Existing SoftwareProject Open SourcePeter VescusoBlack Duck Software
Trends“Software isEating the World”           Marc Andreessen                   Copyright © 2012 Black Duck Software, Inc....
Source: Karim R. LakhaniTrends: Open Innovation                                                          k@hbs.edu “No Mat...
Trends: Open Innovation    Then                                                                         Now               ...
Trends: “Super Communities”Healthcare                                                                          AutomotiveA...
Why Open Source?                                “Open source helps us build better                                        ...
Staying in Synch with Changes             Copyright © 2012 Black Duck Software, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
How Not to Go Open            Copyright © 2012 Black Duck Software, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
Sample of Projects              Copyright © 2012 Black Duck Software, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
Open Sourcing – Will it Succeed?Erynn Petersen‟s check list:   Does a similar open source project already    exist?   Ar...
Open Sourcing – Will it Succeed?  An open source Node.js web framework  for real time web development.                    ...
Open Source or not?                   Keep the platform                   proprietary                                     ...
Open Source or not?                          Open source platform for Big DataGil YehudaDirector of OpenSource Strategy   ...
Open Sourcing - Preparing                                                                                Clean Code       ...
Community Management                                                                              Bugs                    ...
Copyright © 2012 Black Duck Software, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
Summary Open innovation is growing Many reasons to open source proprietary code  – Webinar with AOL - How to Go Open: Su...
6th Annual Future of Open Source Survey         www.futureopensource.net Produced by Black Duck, North  Bridge & 451 Rese...
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Going Open: How to Make a Project Open Source

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Making an Existing Software Project Open Source - examples of how AOL and Yahoo! decide to open source internal projects and the steps they take to help manage the community.

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  1. 1. Going Open:Making an Existing SoftwareProject Open SourcePeter VescusoBlack Duck Software
  2. 2. Trends“Software isEating the World” Marc Andreessen Copyright © 2012 Black Duck Software, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
  3. 3. Source: Karim R. LakhaniTrends: Open Innovation k@hbs.edu “No MatterAcademia Are, Most of Who You the Smartest People Work for Someone Else” Bill Joy, Cofounder Sun Microsystems Innovation Community Commercial Copyright © 2012 Black Duck Software, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
  4. 4. Trends: Open Innovation Then Now Time Copyright © 2012 Black Duck Software, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
  5. 5. Trends: “Super Communities”Healthcare AutomotiveAerospace Polarsys Financial Services Mobile Copyright © 2012 Black Duck Software, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
  6. 6. Why Open Source? “Open source helps us build better products faster” Erynn PetersenVice President of Developer & Open Source Evangelism Copyright © 2012 Black Duck Software, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
  7. 7. Staying in Synch with Changes Copyright © 2012 Black Duck Software, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
  8. 8. How Not to Go Open Copyright © 2012 Black Duck Software, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
  9. 9. Sample of Projects Copyright © 2012 Black Duck Software, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
  10. 10. Open Sourcing – Will it Succeed?Erynn Petersen‟s check list:  Does a similar open source project already exist?  Are there interfacing projects we can leverage?  Does an evangelist or „rock star‟ already exist for the project?  Which projects have „cache‟?  Who is already using the software that we can engage for help/partnership?  What is the competitive risk?  What is the estimated cost to open source?  What is the benefit to AOL? What is the benefit to the development community? Copyright © 2012 Black Duck Software, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
  11. 11. Open Sourcing – Will it Succeed? An open source Node.js web framework for real time web development. Copyright © 2012 Black Duck Software, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
  12. 12. Open Source or not? Keep the platform proprietary Open Source it Delay Helps get competition shared from creating investment in knock-off the platform products. to help us all.Gil YehudaDirector of OpenSource Strategy Forces our Be alone product to caring about compete on the platform‟s full development. experience, not timing. Copyright © 2012 Black Duck Software, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
  13. 13. Open Source or not? Open source platform for Big DataGil YehudaDirector of OpenSource Strategy Copyright © 2012 Black Duck Software, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
  14. 14. Open Sourcing - Preparing Clean Code Documentation IP Rights Copyright © 2012 Black Duck Software, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
  15. 15. Community Management Bugs Issues Roadmap Copyright © 2012 Black Duck Software, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
  16. 16. Copyright © 2012 Black Duck Software, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
  17. 17. Summary Open innovation is growing Many reasons to open source proprietary code – Webinar with AOL - How to Go Open: Successfully Open Sourcing Internal Software Projects  http://advance.blackducksoftware.com/content/WRGoOpen – Webinar with Yahoo - Open Source as a Catalyst for Innovation and Cultural Change Featuring Yahoo!  http://advance.blackducksoftware.com/content/WRYahooSM Making an open source project successful: – Attractiveness – Transparency – Meritocracy – Management Copyright © 2012 Black Duck Software, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
  18. 18. 6th Annual Future of Open Source Survey www.futureopensource.net Produced by Black Duck, North Bridge & 451 Research Focuses on the next generation of open source topics – Community driven innovation, vertical industry adoption, etc. Keynote panel at OSBC, May 21, 2012 in San Francisco to discuss the survey results Help Shape the Future of Open Source! Take the Survey Today! http://www.zoomerang.com/Survey/WEB22F4B845DQ5 Copyright © 2012 Black Duck Software, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
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