Understanding Open Source

At the core, both large businesses and open source need each other to move the needle. FOSSA implements the systems serious companies need to build software effectively.


Build Systems Supported


Commits Analyzed


Active OSF Partners


Happy Customers

Our Leadership Team

With decades of experience combined, our team has launched, built and shipped at top open source organizations like Cloudera, Apache and more...

Kevin Wang

CEO & Founder

Paul Murphy

VP of Sales

Benedict Waters


Leo Zhang


Xin Ding


Heather Meeker

OSS Policy Advisor

For the love of open source

As community members who built careers on open source contributions, we're constantly looking for ways to partner and give back.


Popular & free community tool that summarizes open source licenses in plain english; by team FOSSA

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FOSSA maintains one of the most popular open source dependency analysis tools on GitHub.

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San Francisco Open Source Meetup

FOSSA runs the San Francisco Open Source Meetup Group in our 4000 sqft warehouse-style SoMa office.

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Node Package Manager

FOSSA provides an add-on for npm Enterprise users to preview dependencies before using them

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More Friends of FOSSA

Backed by Technologists


Open Source Fund


Marc Benioff
CEO, SalesForce

Jaan Tallinn
CTO, Skype

Steve Chen
CTO, YouTube

Amr A.
CTO, Cloudera

Jim Frankola
CFO, Cloudera

Andy Chou
CTO, Coverity

Caleb Sima
C1, HP, a16z

Justin Mateen
CMO, Tinder

Get in Touch

Reach out to us anytime regarding our team, offerings or other. We'd be happy to speak with you.