Consensus as a Service: OSI 20th Anniversary

Pyramid

11:30 - 12:00

Talk 1

The Open Source label was born in February 1998 as a new wayto popularise free software for business adoption. OSI will celebrateits 20th Anniversary on February 3, 2018, during the opening day ofFOSDEM 2018. The presentation will summarize the evolution of opensource licences and the Open Source Definition (OSD) across two decades,explain why the concept of free open source software has grown in bothrelevance and popularity and explore trends for the third decade of opensource.