Copyright, BananaIP, 2011
Open Source Software Licenses
By
Dr. Kalyan C. Kankanala
kalyan@bananaip.com
www.bananaip.com
Bl...
Copyright, BananaIP, 2011
Copyright
 Idea/Expression
 Original
 Modicum of creativity
 Literary, Dramatic, Musical, Ar...
Copyright, BananaIP, 2011
Copyright and Software
 Source/Object Code
 Databases
 Websites
 Interfaces
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Rights
 Reproduce
 Adapt
 Distribute
 Modify
 Public Display
 Public Performance
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Patents and Software
 Requirements
 Subject Matter
 Industrial Applicability
 Novelty
 Inve...
Copyright, BananaIP, 2011
Patents and Software
 Rights
 Make
 Use
 Sell
 Offer for sale
 Import
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Example
 Softan makes a software for transferring
data into the brain available on his website....
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Example
 Notice: You may download the software
and use it for non-commercial purposes.
 You ha...
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Open Source Concept
 Evolution
 Philosophy
 Principles
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Principles
 Source Code
 Distribution
 Modification
 Attribution
 License
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Kinds of Licenses
 Viral
 Restrictive
 Flexible
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GPL
 Copy, Modify and Distribute
 Distribution Conditions
 Source Code
 Derivative Works - S...
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MPL
 Copy, Modify and Distribute
 Distr ibution conditions
 Source Code
 Larger work - Only ...
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BSD
 Copy, Modify and Distribute
 Distribution Conditions
 Source code not mandatory
 Derivat...
Copyright, BananaIP, 2011
Example
 MyTv is a software developed by a group of
engineers at IISc. The software is used for...
Copyright, BananaIP, 2011
Enforcement
 Jacobson case
 FSF Vs. SISCO
 Busy Box case
 Microsoft case
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Open Source Business
 Sale of verbatim copies
 Implementation and Training
 Support
 War...
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Use in business
 Internal use
 Use in products
 Use in hardware
 Strategies
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Use models
 OSMM Model
 BRR model
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OSS Compliance
 Policy and Checklist
 Choosing a software
 License Analysis and compliance
 ...
Copyright, BananaIP, 2011
Thank You.
Fore more info:
www.bananaip.com/sinapse-blog
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Open Source Software Licenses

  1. 1. Copyright, BananaIP, 2011 Open Source Software Licenses By Dr. Kalyan C. Kankanala kalyan@bananaip.com www.bananaip.com Blog: www.bananaip.com/sinapse-blog
  2. 2. Copyright, BananaIP, 2011 Copyright  Idea/Expression  Original  Modicum of creativity  Literary, Dramatic, Musical, Artistic, Photographic, Cinematographic works and Sound Recording
  3. 3. Copyright, BananaIP, 2011 Copyright and Software  Source/Object Code  Databases  Websites  Interfaces
  4. 4. Copyright, BananaIP, 2011 Rights  Reproduce  Adapt  Distribute  Modify  Public Display  Public Performance
  5. 5. Copyright, BananaIP, 2011 Patents and Software  Requirements  Subject Matter  Industrial Applicability  Novelty  Inventive Step  Specification
  6. 6. Copyright, BananaIP, 2011 Patents and Software  Rights  Make  Use  Sell  Offer for sale  Import
  7. 7. Copyright, BananaIP, 2011 Example  Softan makes a software for transferring data into the brain available on his website. You can visit his website and download the software without any technical limitation.  No terms and conditions on the website.  Copyright notice on the website.
  8. 8. Copyright, BananaIP, 2011 Example  Notice: You may download the software and use it for non-commercial purposes.  You have to accept a license before using the software.  The license may be an open source license such as GPL.
  9. 9. Copyright, BananaIP, 2011 Open Source Concept  Evolution  Philosophy  Principles
  10. 10. Copyright, BananaIP, 2011 Principles  Source Code  Distribution  Modification  Attribution  License
  11. 11. Copyright, BananaIP, 2011 Kinds of Licenses  Viral  Restrictive  Flexible
  12. 12. Copyright, BananaIP, 2011 GPL  Copy, Modify and Distribute  Distribution Conditions  Source Code  Derivative Works - Source Code  Attribution  License  Warranty and Liability
  13. 13. Copyright, BananaIP, 2011 MPL  Copy, Modify and Distribute  Distr ibution conditions  Source Code  Larger work - Only Source Code of MPL Software  Attribution  License  Warranty and Liability
  14. 14. Copyright, BananaIP 2011 BSD  Copy, Modify and Distribute  Distribution Conditions  Source code not mandatory  Derivative work - No source code  Attribution  Different License  Warranty and Liability
  15. 15. Copyright, BananaIP, 2011 Example  MyTv is a software developed by a group of engineers at IISc. The software is used for playing TV on mobile phones. The programmers make the software available under GPL.  What are your flexibilities and limitations?  What if the software is made available under BSD or MPL License?
  16. 16. Copyright, BananaIP, 2011 Enforcement  Jacobson case  FSF Vs. SISCO  Busy Box case  Microsoft case
  17. 17. Copyright, Brain League, 2011 Open Source Business  Sale of verbatim copies  Implementation and Training  Support  Warranty, Indemnity and Liability
  18. 18. Copyright, Brain League, 2011 Use in business  Internal use  Use in products  Use in hardware  Strategies
  19. 19. Copyright, BananaIP, 2011 Use models  OSMM Model  BRR model
  20. 20. Copyright, BananaIP, 2011 OSS Compliance  Policy and Checklist  Choosing a software  License Analysis and compliance  Softwares - Blackduck, Palamida etc.  Open Invention Network
  21. 21. Copyright, BananaIP, 2011 Thank You. Fore more info: www.bananaip.com/sinapse-blog

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