SOURCE: Black Duck Software

Black Duck Software

August 04, 2009 12:43 ET

The Business Case for Automating Open Source Code Management Webinar With Black Duck Software -- Thursday, August 6 at 2:00 p.m. ET

Maximize ROI Using Open Source in Software Development

WALTHAM, MA--(Marketwire - August 4, 2009) - Black Duck Software (www.blackducksoftware.com), a leading provider of products and services for accelerating software development through the managed use of open source software (OSS), will hold a Webinar to discuss the issues and challenges of using open source software, providing software development managers with tools to estimate the costs to manage these issues manually. The Webinar will discuss the benefits of adopting automated processes to control costs and attain a higher level of control and visibility into the use of open source code in software development.

To listen to a podcast with Black Duck Director of Product Marketing Eran Strod about the webinar, go to http://www.blackducksoftware.com/resources/podcasts.

Webinar: The Business Case for Automating Open Source Code Management

Date: Thursday, August 6

Time: 2:00 p.m. ET

Cost: No charge

Registration: https://www1.gotomeeting.com/register/885995176

Topics for discussion:

-- Legal and security compliance issues related to the use of open source software

-- Evaluation of the cost drivers associated with the manual processes associated with the management of open source software

-- Benefits of automated processes to manage the use of OSS

-- Top implementation approaches

About Black Duck Software

Black Duck Software is the leading global provider of products and services for accelerating software development through the managed use of open source and third-party code. Black Duck™ enables companies to shorten time-to-market and reduce development and maintenance costs while mitigating the risks and challenges associated with open source reuse, including hidden license obligations, security vulnerabilities, unsupported open source and version proliferation. The company is headquartered near Boston and has offices in San Francisco, Amsterdam and Hong Kong, as well as distribution partners throughout the world. For more information, visit www.blackducksoftware.com.

Black Duck, Know Your Code and the Black Duck logo are registered trademarks of Black Duck Software, Inc. in the United States and other jurisdictions. Koders is a trademark of Black Duck Software, Inc. All other trademarks are the property of their respective holders.

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