The Software Package Data Exchange® (SPDX®)

An open standard for communicating software bill of material information, including components, licenses, copyrights, and security references. SPDX reduces redundant work by providing a common format for companies and communities to share important data, thereby streamlining and improving compliance.

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May 15, 2020

License List v3.9 released

The version 3.9 release of the license list is now tagged and live at https://spdx.org/licenses. Along with the usual assortment of documentation updates and markup tweaks, this is the first…
In the News
April 12, 2018

The FOSSology Project: 10 Years Of License Scanning

Great article in the International Free and Open Source Software Law Review. Talks about Fossology, license scanning and SPDX.