Box launches an open source initiative to give back to the community

Box launches an open source initiative to give back to the community

Box today announced a new initiative to contribute some of its projects back to the open source community.

CEO Aaron Levie said in a tweet: “Box couldn’t exist without open source projects. We’re announcing Box Open Source to now give back our own.”

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You can browse the company’s projects at opensource.box.com or on GitHub. Box has been steadily releasing the source code for projects over the past few months, so this isn’t a brand new endeavor, but the public announcement from Levie does help demonstrate the firm’s commitment to the open source software cause.

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