Eclipse Open VSX is an established tool. Open VSX is new. Open VSX (registry) is THE marketplace. Can we really use the Open VSX registry? Many questions surround this emerging service and project. We will explain Ericsson’s viewpoint.
At Mercedes-Benz, we moved from only using FOSS in our own software development practices to fully embracing all aspects of it and striving to become a true member of the FOSS World. This means we needed a dedicated Open and Inner Source strategy and an Open Source Program Office – but first we had to define what it really means to “embrace FOSS”.