Automate License Compliance with FOSSA
What is FOSSA?
FOSSA is a software composition analysis tool that continuously scans for open-source components and tracks dependencies and license compliance. FOSSA is an open source management platform used by companies like UBER, SLACK, and NIKE with a policy engine. They have default policies for websites and hosted services that are used for Statistical Analysis System applications.
Use case of FOSSA
FOSSA helps you to manage your open-source components. FOSSA plugs into your development workflow to help your team automatically track, manage, and remediate issues with the open source you use to:
- Stay compliant with software licenses and generate required attribution documents
- Enforce usage and licensing policies throughout your CI/CD workflow
- Monitor and remediate security vulnerabilities
- Flag code quality issues and outdated components proactively