Our open source origins mean we like to share. We champion the value of knowledge transfer and offer a variety of training and support services, tailored to suit the specific needs of your business.
We work with clients around the world on a one-off or ongoing basis. Developed to boost team performance and empower your organisation to take advantage of modern digital platforms, our capability-building services include:
Danese Cooper, VP of Special Initiatives
InnerSource is the use of best practice open source methods inside your organisation to get some of the advantages of the collaborative way of building open source software. It brings a change of culture to the business allowing employees to free up their work through transparency and cross collaboration. Speed, quality and typically much happier developers result.
First proposed by Tim O’Reilly there are a lot of benefits to InnerSource for enterprises that adopt it. It can resolve many different problems within the organisation, for example it’s been used to help with
- Lack of innovation
- Lack of code re-use
- Lack of full stack knowledge across the organisation
- Bottlenecks due to excessive silos
To get up and running we tell a company to start with a single experiment to learn about their culture and where the push backs are for true collaboration. To learn more about the key steps to ‘InnerSourcing’ your organisation take a look at our video .One of the foremost InnerSource evangelists in the world is a NearFormer. Danese has many years’ experience as an advocate for open source software in the enterprise and is a founder of InnerSourceCommons.org.