This module explores open-source software and corporate concerns with software components. Also, it explains common open-source licenses, license implications, and ratings.

Learning objectives

After completing this module, students and professionals can:

  • Implement open-source software.
  • Explain corporate concerns for open-source components.
  • Describe open-source licenses.
  • Understand the license implications and ratings.


  • Understanding of what DevOps is and its concepts.
  • Familiarity with version control principles is helpful but isn't necessary.
  • Beneficial to have experience in an organization that delivers software.