Black Duck Protex vs. WhiteSource

As of June 2019, Black Duck Protex is ranked 7th in Software Composition Analysis vs WhiteSource which is ranked 1st in Software Composition Analysis with 3 reviews. 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 Protex is most compared with Black Duck Hub, WhiteSource and Sonatype Nexus Lifecycle. WhiteSource is most compared with Black Duck Hub, SonarQube and Veracode.
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Overview

Protex, Black Duck’s original solution for managing open source license compliance, integrates with existing development tools to automatically scan, identify, and inventory open source software.

Protex has allowed organizations to better understand open source license obligations, conflicts and risks. This has enabled companies worldwide to mitigate open source risks through license compliance enforcement and corporate policy requirements.

While Protex long maintained its position as the industry’s leading solution for open source license compliance, Black Duck’s newest offering, Black Duck Hub is now the premiere platform for open source security and 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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OlympusAutodesk, Temenos, Indeed.com, GE digital, KPMG, LivePerson, Jack Henry and Associates
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