Open Source: Access or Contribution?

Open Source: Access or Contribution?
Michael Hausenblas (Red Hat)

Just because something is open source doesn't mean there exists a way to contribute to that very source. We'll review open source and open governance models and discuss pros and cons in the context of commercial settings.   

Michael Hausenblas is a Developer Advocate for Go, Kubernetes, and OpenShift at Red Hat where he helps appops to build and operate distributed services. His background is in large-scale data processing and container orchestration and he's experienced in advocacy and standardization at W3C and IETF. Before Red Hat, Michael worked at Mesosphere, MapR and in two research institutions in Ireland and Austria. He contributes to open source software (mainly using Go), blogs and hangs out on Twitter too much.