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OpenChain at LinuxCon China – The Talk and Slides

By 2017-06-21News

OpenChain at LinuxCon China – The Talk and Slides

BEIJING, China (LinuxCon China) June 22, 2017 — Shane Coughlan, OpenChain Program Manager, introduced the OpenChain Project from a business perspective and launched the OpenChain Conformance logo at LinuxCon China 2017 on the 20th of June.

“I am delighted to announce that we are making my slides, a video of the “big picture” section of my talk and the complete audio available today,” says Shane Coughlan. “This is part of our ongoing commitment to communicate the purpose of OpenChain Project, to make it easy to share OpenChain with interest parties, and to encourage greater engagement.”

The Slides

The “Big Picture” Video

The Full Speech Audio

OpenChain Project identifies key recommended processes for effective open source management. The project builds trust in open source by making open source license compliance simpler and more consistent. The OpenChain Specification defines a core set of requirements every quality compliance program must satisfy. The OpenChain Curriculum provides the educational foundation for open source processes and solutions, whilst meeting a key requirement of the OpenChain Specification. OpenChain Conformance allows organizations to display their adherence to these requirements. The result is that open source license compliance becomes more predictable, understandable and efficient for participants of the software supply chain.

More information is available from the OpenChain Project website at Companies of all sizes are invited to review the OpenChain Project, to use the free Online Self-Certification, and to support building a web of trust for open source compliance across the global supply chain.

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