Join Jeff Luszcz, VP of Product Management for Flexera Software, for a State of Open Source review for 2016. Jeff will discuss the compliance and vulnerability events and trends impacting software producers and enterprises using open source. Jeff will also share special insights from Flexera’s Professional Services auditing team for the past year.

Key topics will include:

  • How has the Software Supply Chain landscape changed over the last year?
  • Are organizations more or less aware of the OSS they’re using?
  • What are the impacts of broader OSS adoption?
  • Lessons learned from this year’s OSS vulnerabilities
  • What organizations can do to improve their processes in/around OSS usage?
Speaker

Jeff Luszcz
Flexera Software

Jeff Luszcz is the VP of Product Management responsible for product strategy for Flexera Software’s Software Compliance Analysis solution. Previously, Jeff was Founder & CTO of Palamida, a leading provider of Open Source discovery and vulnerability management solutions which help software development organizations understand how to best use open source while complying with their license obligations and managing security vulnerability risk. Jeff also led the Professional Services team at Palamida responsible for open source compliance and security audits and performed reviews for some of the largest mergers and acquisitions in the technology industry. Prior to Palamida, Jeff spent six years as a software engineer at NASA Ames Research Center where he implemented software for simulation and visualization of flat panel display technology and their related human factors. Jeff has been active in the Java, Macintosh and Open Source software communities and is the author of several well-known Macintosh software utilities and has served as a technical editor for Wrox Press.

The State of Open Source Software (OSS): 2016 Year in Review