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Wednesday, October 5 • 14:30 - 15:20
How Google Uses and Contributes to Open Source - Marc Merlin, Google

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Google has been using and contributing to open source heavily for more than 15 years, we have thousands on engineers working on open source code, and a dedicated team that works on open source compliance.

Since I work on that team, I can share with you how we work with open sources, and the best practises we have adopted.
- Google’s commitment to open source.
- Open Source at Google, the early days
- Contributions to the Linux Kernel
- Releasing Google code as Open Source
- Contributing to Open Source Projects
- Using Open Source at Google
- Other contributions to the Open Source Community
- License Compliance
- Licenses we cannot work with
- Working with CLAs

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Marc Merlin

Linux Engineer, Google
Marc has been using linux since 0.99pl15f (slackware 1.1.2, 1994), both as a sysadmin and userland contributor. He has worked for various tech companies in the Silicon Valley, including Network Appliance, SGI, VA Linux, Sourceforge.net, and now Google both a server sysadmin and software... Read More →

Wednesday October 5, 2016 14:30 - 15:20 CEST
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