Guides

The Tidelift guide to managed open source

The Tidelift guide to managed open source

Want to understand the best practices for responsibly using open source components in your organization?
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The Tidelift guide to choosing open source packages well

The Tidelift guide to choosing open source packages well

Learn how to quickly and safely choose the best packages for your application development projects.
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The Tidelift guide to working with open source licenses

The Tidelift guide to working with open source licenses

We explain important licensing considerations for any team using open source components.
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Tools

Convince your team one pager and presentation

Convince your team one pager and presentation

Need help convincing your team to order the Tidelift Subscription? We've got you covered.
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ROI Calculator

ROI Calculator

Visualize how much time and money the Tidelift Subscription can save your team.
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Videos

What software development teams should know about open source licenses

What software development teams should know about open source licenses

Tidelift cofounder and licensing expert Luis Villa discusses what you should know about open source licenses.
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How the Tidelift Subscription works

How the Tidelift Subscription works

This 90-second video explains how the Tidelift Subscription manages your dependencies for you.
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What is managed open source?

What is managed open source?

What is managed open source? Co-founder and CEO Donald Fischer explains.
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Checklists

Best practices for choosing open source packages

Best practices for choosing open source packages

Access to high quality open source packages helps developers bring new features, products, and services to market quickly.
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Best practices for working with open source licenses

Best practices for working with open source licenses

This checklist offers best practices for working with open source licenses.
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Podcasts

Tidelift's Donald Fischer on Changelog Founder's Talk podcast

Tidelift's Donald Fischer on Changelog Founder's Talk podcast

CEO and co-founder Donald Fischer sat down with Adam at Changelog to discuss Tidelift.
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Luis Villa talks Tidelift with Randal and Jonathan on the FLOSS Weekly podcast

Luis Villa talks Tidelift with Randal and Jonathan on the FLOSS Weekly podcast

Luis Villa discusses Tidelift with co-hosts Randal Schwartz and Jonathan Bennett of the long-running FLOSS Weekly podcast.
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Luis Villa on what you need to know about open source licenses

Luis Villa on what you need to know about open source licenses

Co-founder Luis Villa discusses open source licenses with Tobias Macey on Podcast.__init__.
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Webinars

Choosing open source packages well

Choosing open source packages well

Tidelift co-founder Jeremy Katz deep dives into the steps you can take to choose the right open source packages for your organization.
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How to level up your open source project with Tidelift

How to level up your open source project with Tidelift

Are you an open source maintainer interested in leveling up your open source project through Tidelift?
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Surveys

The 2019 Tidelift managed open source survey results

The 2019 Tidelift managed open source survey results

Eight key findings illustrating how to make open source even better for developers
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Key open source usage trends in professional development teams

Key open source usage trends in professional development teams

Key open source usage trends in professional development teams
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2018 Tidelift professional open source survey results

2018 Tidelift professional open source survey results

We share 9 key insights from the 2018 Tidelift professional open source survey.
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Blog

Intro to managed open source p. 2 of 6: open source licensing lessons

Intro to managed open source p. 2 of 6: open source licensing lessons

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Intro to managed open source p. 1 of 6: keeping your open source components secure

Intro to managed open source p. 1 of 6: keeping your open source components secure

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Open source sustainability—what does that mean for Python?

Open source sustainability—what does that mean for Python?

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News

These former Red Hat employees just got $25 million to try to find a new business model for open source software

These former Red Hat employees just got $25 million to try to find a new business model for open source software

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Tidelift is building a new model for open source software: Airbnb for maintainers

Tidelift is building a new model for open source software: Airbnb for maintainers

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The Internet Was Built on the Free Labor of Open Source Developers. Is That Sustainable?

The Internet Was Built on the Free Labor of Open Source Developers. Is That Sustainable?

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