OpenChain Receives Additional Contribution From Moorcrofts
SAN FRANCISCO, United States, September 19, 2017 — The OpenChain Project is delighted to announce that our Onboarding Work Team has received an additional contribution of material from Moorcrofts, an OpenChain Partner.
“Moorcrofts has been at the leading edge of introducing the OpenChain Specification and Project to organizations operating in the UK,” says Shane Coughlan, OpenChain Program Manager. “We are extremely lucky to have fostered a close, productive relationship with a law firm that deeply understands the challenges faced in the supply chain. With this latest contribution our Work Team is being positioned to offer a comprehensive quick start package sooner rather than later.”
The OpenChain Project identifies key recommended processes for effective open source management. The project builds trust in open source by making open source license compliance simpler and more consistent.
The OpenChain Specification defines a core set of requirements every quality compliance program must satisfy. The OpenChain Curriculum provides the educational foundation for open source processes and solutions, whilst meeting a key requirement of the OpenChain Specification. OpenChain Conformance allows organizations to display their adherence to these requirements.
The result is that open source license compliance becomes more predictable, understandable and efficient for participants of the software supply chain.
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