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The 2012 Future of Open Source Survey Results

The 2012 Future of Open Source Survey Results

Black Duck Software and North Bridge Venture Partners announce 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.

Black Duck Software and North Bridge Venture Partners announce 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.

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The 2012 Future of Open Source Survey Results

  1. 1. 2012 THE FUTURE OF OPEN SOURCE The Open Source Leadership Panel at OSBC May 21, 2012
  2. 2. 2 THE LEADERSHIP PANEL Tim Yeaton Tom Erickson Michael Skok Ryan Garner Gil Yehuda CEO CEO General Partner VP, Dir.-to-Consumer Dir. of Open Source @black_duck_sw @tom_eric @mjskok Services and Open Standards @ryanTgarner @gyehuda FUTURE OF OPEN SOURCE 2012
  3. 3. 3 AGENDA Markets Community Investment & Innovation FUTURE OF OPEN SOURCE 2012
  4. 4. 4 OPEN SOURCE COLLABORATORS FUTURE OF OPEN SOURCE 2012
  5. 5. 5 SURVEY RESPONSES FUTURE OF OPEN SOURCE 2012
  6. 6. 6 SURVEY RESPONDENTS Vendors Non-Vendors FUTURE OF OPEN SOURCE 2012
  7. 7. 7 SURVEY RESPONDENTS’ TITLES Architect/Engineer Software VP/Director Engineer/Developer Systems IT President/GM IT CEO/Founder/ Management/IT Co- Staff Marketing/ Founder/Principal Advertising, PR Educator Line of Business Sales/Business CIO/CTO/ Manager Development Professional CSO/COO/ Services (Lawyer/Investor) CFO/CMO Analyst Director Non-IT VP/ FUTURE OF OPEN SOURCE 2012
  8. 8. 8 AGENDA Markets Community Innovation & Investment FUTURE OF OPEN SOURCE 2012
  9. 9. 9 OSS DEPLOYED IN YOUR ORGANIZATION Open Source deployment is reaching a tipping point Open source deployment Open source will make up has reached >75% 51%–75% of deployment FUTURE OF OPEN SOURCE 2012
  10. 10. 10 VENDORS VS. NON-VENDOR COMPANIES OSS DEPLOYMENT IN 5 YEARS 50% 45% 40% % of Responses 30% 31% 30% 29% Vendor 23% Non Vendor 20% 18% 14% 10% 10% 0% Over 75% 51%-75% 26%-50% Up to 25% OSS as a % of Deployed Code FUTURE OF OPEN SOURCE 2012
  11. 11. 11 WHAT % OF SOFTWARE PURCHASES WILL BE OSS IN 5 YEARS? 3% increase 50% or more on OSS FUTURE OF OPEN SOURCE 2012
  12. 12. 12 OPEN SOURCE TRENDS DRIVING INNOVATION Adoption of open source into Enterprise adoption of non-technical segments open source 42% 40% Enterprise adoption of OSS is rated most important by companies with >1,000 employees FUTURE OF OPEN SOURCE 2012
  13. 13. 13 WHAT MAKES OSS ATTRACTIVE? 2009 2010 2011 2012 Freedom from Lower costs Lower costs VENDOR lock-in Freedom from VENDOR lock-in Freedom from Superior security Lower costs VENDOR lock-in Freedom from Rapid pace of Flexibility VENDOR lock-in innovation Lower costs Quality FUTURE OF OPEN SOURCE 2012
  14. 14. 14 TOP BARRIERS TO OPEN SOURCE SELECTION 48% 35% 47% FUTURE OF OPEN SOURCE 2012
  15. 15. 15 INDUSTRIES MOST IMPACTED BY OSS IN 2012 44% Data 23% Health/Medical/Life 12% Financial Services Management Sciences FUTURE OF OPEN SOURCE 2012
  16. 16. 16 CHARACTERISTICS THAT MAKE INDUSTRIES LIKEY TO BE IMPACTED BY OSS 51% 50% 46% Software development Profit margins/ability Technology is an essential strategic to invest in IT centric process FUTURE OF OPEN SOURCE 2012
  17. 17. 17 THE VIRTUOUS CYCLE – INNOVATION & OSS OSS Innovation 600,000+ OSS projects 100+ billion lines of code 10 million person-years of work “ …we are living in a golden age of open source innovation, with many of the most exciting computing ideas…being explored through [FOSS]. Glyn Moody, H-Online.com (March 2012) Source: FUTURE OF OPEN SOURCE 2012
  18. 18. 18 REVENUE STRATEGIES THAT CREATE THE MOST VALUE FOR OPEN SOURCE VENDORS 52% 41% 40% SaaS Support Service Supprt Service Value-Added Subcription Support Subscription FUTURE OF OPEN SOURCE 2012
  19. 19. 19 AGENDA Markets Community Innovation & Investment FUTURE OF OPEN SOURCE 2012
  20. 20. 20 FACTORS INFLUENCING CHOICE OF OSS PROJECTS OSS PROJECTS Size of community 19% Availability of commercial support 23% Project maturity 43% FUTURE OF OPEN SOURCE 2012
  21. 21. 21 FACTORS INFLUENCING CHOICE OF OSS PROJECTS Non-Vendor OSS PROJECTS Size of community 19% 20% Availability of commercial support 23% 21% Project maturity 43% 46% FUTURE OF OPEN SOURCE 2012
  22. 22. 22 INDUSTRY CASE STUDY: AUTOMOTIVE What is Your Company’s Relationship to Using Open Source Software in Products? The Study The Results: We use it 59% CONDUCTED BY: We are evaluating use 35%  OSS has arrived in automotive software We contribute to it 21% development Prof, Dr. Dirk Riehle We do not use it 15%  Management Head of the Open Source Institute and control of University of Erlangen-Nuremberg We have started one or OSS lags more projects 9% adoption We are head of one or more projects 6% 0% 20% 40% 60% Source: FUTURE OF OPEN SOURCE 2012
  23. 23. 23 HIRING: WHAT ASPECT OF OSS EXPERIENCE IS MOST IMPORTANT? Experience with a variety Code of projects contributions 35% 28% FUTURE OF OPEN SOURCE 2012
  24. 24. 24 AGENDA Markets Community Innovation & Investment FUTURE OF OPEN SOURCE 2012
  25. 25. 25 SIGNIFICANT TECHNOLOGY INNOVATION FROM NEW PROJECTS IN THE OSS COMMUNITY Cloud 40% Mobile Apps 19% Mobile Enterprise 15% FUTURE OF OPEN SOURCE 2012
  26. 26. 26 OPEN SOURCE DRIVES MOBILE INNOVATION New Mobile OSS Projects Share of Projects*  >18,000 cumulative projects  10,000 new in 2011 alone! * Based on OSS projects that specify a mobile platform  Android gaining momentum, share > 70%  iOS share declined, but number of projects increased Source: FUTURE OF OPEN SOURCE 2012
  27. 27. 27 OSS INVESTMENTS BY THE NUMBERS 2011 $674.9m $10.1M $192.7M 49% 48.5% 63.3% Dollars Deals Avg. Deal Seed, Invested Completed Size Series A 2010 $452.8M 73 $6.8M $118.7M 1.4% 72 FUTURE OF OPEN SOURCE 2012
  28. 28. 28 HOT OSS COMPANIES 2010 2011 2012 FUTURE OF OPEN SOURCE 2012
  29. 29. 29 Quality Innovation = Growth FUTURE OF OPEN SOURCE 2012
  30. 30. 30 WITH GROWTH COMES… Revenue Enterprise Adoption Super- Communities FUTURE OF OPEN SOURCE 2012
  31. 31. 31 THANK YOU! OPEN SOURCE COLLABORATORS FUTURE OF OPEN SOURCE 2012
  32. 32. 32 FIND OUT MORE http://www.northbridge.com/software http://www.opensourcedelivers.com/ Contact: Michael J. Skok: mjskok@northbridge.com Tim Yeaton: tyeaton@blackducksoftware.com FUTURE OF OPEN SOURCE 2012

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