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Open Now: The LF World of Open Source – Global Spotlight 2023 Survey

By 2023-05-15News

Are you familiar with open source and your organization’s use of open source software?

Take the Linux Foundation’s World of Open Source: Global Spotlight 2023 Survey!


Linux Foundation Research has launched the World of Open Source: Global Spotlight 2023 survey to explore the state of open source around the world. The research will investigate regional open source trends including the size and scope of open source programs across organizations and industries, opportunities and challenges in private and public sector engagement in open source, the value proposition of open source, and the use and adoption of open source technologies and best practices.

Your perspective is critical for us to capture open source trends at a global level.The survey should only take 10-15 minutes to complete.

We thank you for your participation. Upon completion of the survey, you will receive a code for a 25% discount on any Linux Foundation e-learning training course or certification exam, as long as you register before August 30, 2023.*

*This offer is available to anyone who completes the World of Open Source: Global Spotlight 2023 survey and uses the applicable coupon to purchase an e-learning course or certification between April 18, 2023 and August 30, 2023, 23:59 UTC. It is NOT valid for any other combination of e-learning or instructor-led-training courses or certifications. Discount limited to individual purchases ONLY. Offer not valid with any other discount combinations. Offer does not include FINOPS.


You will not be asked for any personal identifying information. Reviews are attributed to your role, company size, and industry. Responses will be subject to the Linux Foundation’s Privacy Policy, available at


The data we collect from this survey will be analyzed to produce an in-depth survey report that will be shared with all survey participants and will be published on the Linux Foundation website in 2023. The dataset from this survey and instructions for its use will be made publicly available on the Linux Foundation’s Data.World account.


If you have questions regarding this survey, please email us at