If others have access to the source code
without restriction, they can make their own versions of the program, so they would have no reason to pay for the original program.
As explained by the Free Software Foundation (FSF), which claims ownership of the phrase "copyleft" and one of the most widely used licenses, the GNU General Public License (GPL), copyleft is "designed to make sure that you have the freedom to distribute copies of free software, that you receive source code
or can get it if you want it, that you can change the software or use pieces of it in new free programs, and that you know you can do these things.
Gauss, made a decision with staffing coordination to open up the source code
by providing it to several other software development activities.
By working together with Black Duck and other industry leaders, we can help ensure proper use and accelerated deployments of open source code
and applications, furthering the growth of the mobile market and bringing even greater choice to wireless carriers and customers.
Fortify Source Code
Analysis has been built into Hyperic's software development process, ensuring that all existing and future Hyperic users will have access to industry-leading security across the stack as part of their IT management solution.
The Beta version of Scalix 11 source code
and Enterprise, Small Business, and Community Editions is available for download at http://www.
The company's world-renowned real-time operating system, the Micrium uC/OS-II, features the highest-quality source code
available for today's embedded market.
Said a customer company spokesperson, under condition of anonymity due to security concerns: "We sell our detection systems into foreign markets where there is lax enforcement of intellectual property laws and an ongoing threat that our sensitive source code
will be stolen and reverse engineered.
Fortify Software, the leading provider of source code
analysis products and Watchfire, the worldwide market-leading provider of web application vulnerability assessment software and services, today announced a strategic partnership that will integrate the two companies' best-of-breed solutions.
com) has just released CodeSuite(TM), a suite of tools for comparing computer source code
to detect such things as plagiarism, copyright infringement, intellectual property theft, and patent infringement.
WANdisco is the only cost-effective, fault-tolerant multi-site development solution that uses active-active replication to synchronize work from globally distributed source code
repositories in real-time.
In an effort to sponsor and support the creation of a complete enterprise open source application stack, the company will contribute major parts of the source code
of the Scalix platform -- known for its stability and reliability -- to the community.