• Amazon Inspector Finds Security Issues For You

    Amazon Inspector Finds Security Issues For You

    Today at Amazon re:invent, Amazon announced a new service called Amazon Inspector that analyzes your AWS instances and reports back with any security or compliance issues it finds. This provides a valuable service for Amazon customers who may be worried about security, especially those that are new to cloud services. The service does a complete review of your Amazon cloud and reports back… Read More

  • Convercent Raises $10.2M To Help Companies Promote The Good And Manage The Bad

    Convercent Raises $10.2M To Help Companies Promote The Good And Manage The Bad

    Convercent has raised $10.2 million for its compliance software that helps companies promote the good and manage the bad. The round was led by Azure Capital Partners with Mantucket Capita participating in the round. Read More

  • Developers Prefer GPL, Enterprises Prefer Apache

    OpenLogic, makers of open source license compliance scanning software, have released some stats about open source license proliferation and popularity and it makes for some interesting reading. The big takeaway is that developers generally prefer the GNU General Public License while their enterprise employers prefer the Apache Software License. There are a number of ways to interpret this data. Read More

  • Potential Open Source License Violations In Android and iOS Apps?

    One of the reasons a lot of big companies shy away from using open source software is because the plethora of open source licenses can make things confusing. The licenses themselves can be confusing, as there are a lot of grey areas with very little case law to help make things clear. Some open source licenses are compatible with certain other open source licenses, but completely incompatible… Read More

  • RediLearning Closes $1.75 Million For Systems To Train Senior Care Workers

    RediLearning, a Florida startup that delivers continuing education coursework to nurses, therapists and other senior care health workers closed a $1.75 million round of funding from angel investors, SEC filings revealed today. The chief executive and co-founder of RediLearning, Michael Hemlepp said that the company would use its new found growth capital to “Create additional content… Read More