Compare Black Duck Hub vs. WhiteSource

Black Duck Hub is ranked 3rd in Software Composition Analysis with 1 review while WhiteSource which is ranked 2nd in Software Composition Analysis with 3 reviews. Black Duck Hub is rated 0, while WhiteSource is rated 0. The top reviewer of Black Duck Hub writes "Useful for determining the health of applications that contain open source components". On the other hand, the top reviewer of WhiteSource writes "Using it, we can take some measures to improve things, replace a library, or update a library which was too old". Black Duck Hub is most compared with Black Duck Protex, WhiteSource and Veracode Software Composition Analysis, whereas WhiteSource is most compared with Black Duck Hub, SonarQube and Veracode.
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It highlights what the developers have done, and it shows the impact from an intellectual property point of view.

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The overall support that we receive is pretty good. ​We find licenses together with WhiteSource which are associated with a certain library, then we get a classification of the license. This is with respect to criticality and vulnerability, so we could take action and improve some things, or replace a third-party library which seems to be too risky for us to use on legal grounds.We can take some measures to improve things, replace a library, or update a library which was too old or showed severe bugs.Enables scanning/collecting third-party libraries and classifying license types. In this way we ensure our third-party software policy is followed.

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Cons
I would like to see more integration with other solutions, such as IntelliJ IDEA.

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Make the product available in a very stable way for other web browsers.Needs better ACL and more role definitions. This product could be used by large organisations and it definitely needs a better role/action model.

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Pricing and Cost Advice
Depending on the use case, the cost could range from $10,000 USD to $70,000 USD.

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We are paying a lot of money to use WhiteSource. In our company, it is not easy to argue that it is worth the price. ​

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Overview

Black Duck Hub is the leading platform for automated license compliance and open source security. Black Duck Hub helps security and development teams identify and mitigate open source-related risks across their application portfolio, while incorporating the functionality of Protex license compliance.

WhiteSource offers an agile approach to open source management.
WhiteSource is a SaaS solution that integrates with your build process and audits your open source licenses, security and more every time you run your build.

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CopperLeaf, ScienceLogic, Dynatrace, ClickFox, Siemens, Noser Engineering AGAutodesk, Temenos, Indeed.com, GE digital, KPMG, LivePerson, Jack Henry and Associates
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