DOP 134: The True Cost of Open Source

Posted on Wednesday, Nov 24, 2021

Show Notes

#134: In this episode, we attempt to answer the following question from Karan: “How do you make a case to your organization to embrace open source, especially if it has historically favored big vendor-supported tools?”

We discuss not only the money aspect, but a number of other items that might make you think twice before deciding on choosing open source.

Hosts

Darin Pope

Darin Pope

Darin Pope is a developer advocate for CloudBees.

Viktor Farcic

Viktor Farcic

Viktor Farcic is a member of the Google Developer Experts and Docker Captains groups, and published author.

His big passions are DevOps, Containers, Kubernetes, Microservices, Continuous Integration, Delivery and Deployment (CI/CD) and Test-Driven Development (TDD).

He often speaks at community gatherings and conferences (latest can be found here).

He has published The DevOps Toolkit Series, DevOps Paradox and Test-Driven Java Development.

His random thoughts and tutorials can be found in his blog TechnologyConversations.com.

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