The Ninth Annual Future of Open Source Survey

Open source software has emerged as the driving force of technology innovation, from cloud and big data to social media and mobile. The Future of Open Source Survey, sponsored by Black Duck and North Bridge Venture Partners, is an annual assessment of open source industry trends that drives broad industry discussion around key issues for new and established software-related organizations and the open source community.

THE 2015 FUTURE OF OPEN SOURCE SURVEY IS LIVE! Click here to take the survey!

Help shape the future of open source and share in the awareness this influential survey generates by joining the nearly 40 leading organizations participating as survey collaborators! Learn how to become a collaborator from our Program Overview.

Industry Experts To Weigh In On 2015 Results

Don’t miss this live panel discussion on the industry’s hottest trends and the 2015 survey results, featuring:

  • Bill Weinberg, Senior Director of Open Source Strategy at Black Duck Software (@LinuxPundit)
  • Paul Santinelli, Partner at North Bridge Venture Partners (@paulsantinelli)
  • Jeffrey Hammond, Principal Analyst at Forrester Research (@jhammond)
  • More speakers to be added!

Register Today!

Join the #FutureOSS conversations on Twitter and the Open Source Delivers blog.

Thank you to this year's  collaborating organizations who are working together to help make the 2015 survey a success!

A record-breaking 1,240 industry influencers took the 2014 Future of Open Source Survey, and the results focused on open source software powering new technologies, reaching new people, and creating new economicsView the results in the SlideShare presentation below, along with the accompanying on-demand webinar and blog posts on OSDelivers.

View the 2014 Future of Open Source results webinar on-demand

Check out Future of Open Source Survey results from 2013 and 2012.



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