OpenLogic, an organization that gives technical assist for enterprise open supply infrastructure, and the Open Source Initiative (OSI), the nonprofit stewards of the Open Source Definition (OSD) have printed the 2023 State of Open Source Report.
The annual vender-neutral survey obtained 872 certified responses from folks in additional than 20 main industries. Responses point out that open supply adoption continues to develop, as 80% of organizations reported growing the usage of OSS over the previous yr. The industries the place open supply adoption elevated considerably embrace oil and gasoline, telecommunications, and vitality.
When requested which classes of open supply are getting used or evaluated of their organizations, extra than 32% of respondents stated they’re utilizing open supply software program improvement life cycle instruments, containers and container orchestration tech, and databases. Open supply content material administration programs, a brand new class this yr, have been adopted by greater than 21% of respondents. One fascinating discovering is that utilization of open supply safety instruments has declined from 22% final yr to fifteen.94%.
One query of the survey aimed to determine the the explanation why organizations select open supply software program and respondents may choose a couple of reply. The number of causes with no specific standouts signifies that organizations have many numerous and vital components that drive them to utilizing open supply software program, which might not be straightforward to foretell based mostly on business or group measurement.
The highest 4 challenges organizations reported in supporting open supply software program embrace sustaining safety insurance policies or compliance (41.97%), lack of expertise, expertise, or proficiency (37.50%), maintaining with updates and patches (36.70%), and lack of low degree technical assist (36.47%).
Download the free report to get a extra detailed take a look at the highest open supply infrastructure applied sciences, frameworks, and knowledge applied sciences.
Perforce OSS Evangelist Javier Perez and OSI Government Director Stefano Maffulli will probably be discussing the findings on February sixteenth in a dwell webinar. They are going to be highlighting the preferred OSS used right now, key challenges, the way it varies by business, area, and firm measurement, and the newest tendencies for this yr. Registration is free.