WhiteHat Software Composition Analysis Alternatives and Competitors

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Sr. Director of Open Source at a comms service provider with 10,001+ employees
Jun 14 2020

What is most valuable?

I view FOSSA as a singular tool, not really one that has components, so it's hard for me to say that there's a valuable feature. FOSSA, to me, is something that scans, and… more»

How has it helped my organization?

FOSSA is at the heart of the license compliance part of our open-source management program. We have an obligation to comply with open-source licenses on our products… more»

What needs improvement?

Security scanning is an area for improvement. At this point, our experience is that we're only scanning for license information in components, and we're not scanning for… more»

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

I don't love the license model where FOSSA charges per engineer, given that we don't really have engineers who use FOSSA. The method that we pay by, the metering that they… more»

Which solution did I use previously and why did I switch?

We used Black Duck Protex. We switched to FOSSA because we found that FOSSA addressed our use cases better than Black Duck was able to. When we got Black Duck, it was… more»

What other advice do I have?

Focus on those applications that pose licensing risks. I don't believe that one needs to use FOSSA to scan everything. You need to use FOSSA to scan products that you… more»

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

We had a good relationship, and I was very familiar with Alameda. We looked at WhiteSource, and we looked at FossID and at two other small ones that never really made it… more»
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