Xircles™ Technical Details

Code Repositories

Xircles™ provides several choices for source-code repository management. For commercial options such as Perforce, OpenXource™ will negotiate for no-cost licenses for compliant opensource projects.

Repository browsing functionality is also available.

Issue Tracking

JIRA is the new standard in issue tracking.


Confluence™ is a next-generation document collaboration and content-management system.


  • Blogs
  • Mailing Lists
  • Web Forums

Administration & Management

Xircles™ provides comprehensive administrative and management consoles. Management tasks can be flexibly delegated, allowing for multiple types of policies.

Some Examples:

  • Centralized control
  • Autonomous projects
  • Semi-autonomous projects with centralized approval
  • Departmental delegation

EuroOSCon: Amsterdam, October 17-20
Opensource Conference in Europe
Community Co-creation
Developing in the open can provide benefits beyond the value of the intellectual property.
Market-Makers, Supplier Communities, and Micro-Economies
Maybe the middle-man isn't so bad.
Creative Commons for Code
The Creative Commons Open Licenses are very popular for content creators. I predict we will see a lot of opensource code licensed in this manner, and it makes sense!
The What, Why and How of Opensourcing Your Code
The conference slides are now available.