Entries by LFX

Advance Your Open Source Skills with Real-World Mentorships

It’s no question that hiring open source talent is a top priority for hiring managers. But how can you gain the skills you need to stand out from the crowd? Training courses and certifications are a great place to start (and our curriculum is built by some of the world’s top open source leaders). But, […]

How to Grow Your Community with Data-Driven Insights

Learn how to harness project data analytics to grow your open source community and ensure project health. In this blog post we’ll cover: Where to start when building a data-driven engagement plan. How to use tools like LFX Insights to build a picture of your current ecosystem Quick steps you can take to start growing […]

LFX Security: GitHub Bot Installation, New Features Coming Soon

We’ll be making significant updates to LFX Security, which will bring improved vulnerability detection and code secret analysis to version 2 of the tool. As part of this work, we will be configuring GitHub organizations and repositories for Linux Foundation-hosted projects to enable LFX Security GitHub Bot scanning. Installation will take place in the next […]

Insights Release: July 2021 – Social Media Dashboards

As someone who is key to driving your open source community’s technical direction, governance, and steering, how do you measure and understand engagement with your project contributors on Social Media? Which topics being discussed on these networks have the most impact or influence on your project’s development and overall adoption? LFX Insights now supports Twitter, […]

LFX Crowdfunding: The Fundraising Tool for the Open Source Community

It isn’t always hard to spot open source initiatives with great potential. When several end users have deployed a new solution or feature set and organizations have used it to fill a gaping business need or functionality gap, mass marketplace validation may not be far behind. But what determines whether an emerging innovation becomes the […]

LFX Insights Release: May 2021

Our latest LFX Insights release expands the list of supported data sources and metrics to include GitHub Reviews metrics, Google Groups, and CircleCI. Read on to learn how you can take advantage of these new insights for your project. Release Highlights GitHub – Reviews Dashboard & Efficiency MetricsNew GitHub Reviews Dashboard and an improved GitHub […]