- FOSSID will provide BearingPoint with open source analysis tools
- FOSSID says that it helps companies achieve maximum FOSS adoption efficiency by introducing tools that provide high levels of accuracy, performance, privacy, and automation
Open source software compliance and security solutions provider FOSSID has entered into a partnership with open source management services provider BearingPoint around free and open source software governance. The two have been cooperating in selected projects for more than two years. FOSSID will provide BearingPoint with open source analysis tools.
Donald Wachs, head of BearingPoint Business Services said, “Partnering with FOSSID helps us provide more value to our customers with higher speed and better accuracy. Using FOSSID technology, we typically see more precise results with less redundancy, and we can speed up the timeline, which is a big advantage for our customers. We have already successfully replaced legacy scanning tools with FOSSID in large managed services projects for customers like Swisscom.”
Open source compliance and security
BearingPoint’s modular FOSS services provide companies with streamlined processes and infrastructure to deploy, manage, and govern their software throughout the product lifecycle. It helps them to manage open source compliance and security. As per the company, its FOSS analysis services provide a timely and confidential analysis of the customers’ codebase. It includes comprehensive compliance and security reports for their business decisions.
FOSSID says that it helps companies achieve maximum FOSS adoption efficiency by introducing tools that provide high levels of accuracy, performance, privacy, and automation. Its code scanner uses one of the most comprehensive knowledge bases on the market as per the company. Currently, it references some 78 million open source projects, 600 billion snippets, and 120 thousand vulnerable projects.
Oskar Swirtun, CEO of FOSSID said, “We are proud to enter this strategic partnership with BearingPoint, and to be an integral part of their FOSS compliance and security successes. BearingPoint has once again proven that their management services are a great alternative to adding specialists to your head-count in multiple verticals.