Who am I and why am I here?

My personal journey into the communities

The culture in which we grow up defines our values. For me:

⇒ all of the above were communities of enthusiasts

Linux and license compliance

Technical GPL enforcement

In the active phase of gpl-violations.org, we would

Legal GPL enforcement

After technical analysis is complete, the legal battle starts

Starts all over again with each new vendor, department within the vendor, or at least in every new market Linux gets introduced :(

Taking a step back

The cultural impedance mis-match

Surprise: FOSS is about collaborative development

Cultural Differences

License Compliance in 2016?

⇒ Bringing back the Western vs. Asian cultural analogy:


The End

Thanks for your attention.