Justin is a senior program manager who works on Microsoft’s Open Source Programs Office team where he focuses on reducing friction and increasing incentives for sharing code externally and internally. Justin uses his past experiences as a software developer, data scientist, and geologist who leveraged uncertainty and risk reduction analysis techniques to build data experiences used by Microsoft’s developers.
16 January 2024 | 22 mins 41 secs
In this episode of CHAOSScast, host Dawn Foster has a compelling discussion with three guests from Microsoft’s Open Source Programs Office: Emma Irwin, James Siri, and Justin Gosses. The conversation includes how Microsoft measures the health of open source communities, their experiences with the CHAOSS Community, and the critical role of open source within the organization. Topics such as use of metrics, tackling security issues within scaling, and the future of metrics within the company were discussed. Also, they talk about the value of open source contributions within the business, the role of internal communities, and how they track and improve processes at Microsoft, emphasizing the importance of open source impact both externally and internally.