Episode 32

Open Source Sustainability


August 19th, 2021

42 mins 8 secs

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About this Episode

Eric and Brandon jump and their soap box this episode to address the critical issues surrounding open source development, ongoing lifecycle management, securing the supply chain, and monetizing developers time.

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Sponsor: Bitwarden
Sponsor: Digital Ocean
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00:00 Intro
00:42 Welcome
01:30 Sponsor - Digital Ocean
02:34 Sponsor - Bitwarden
04:03 The Open Source Problem
10:47 MongoDB and Elastic Search
15:19 Just Fork It
21:18 Development Isn't Just a Hobby
31:47 How Do We Fix FOSS?
41:07 Wrap Up