One such performer is New York–based Margin Research, which has put together a team of well-respected researchers for the task.
“There is a desperate need to treat open-source communities and projects with a higher level of care and respect,” said Sophia d’Antoine, the firm’s founder. “A lot of existing infrastructure is very fragile because it depends on open source, which we assume will always be there because it’s always been there. This is walking back from the implicit trust we have in open-source code bases and software.”
Margin Research is focused on the Linux kernel in part because it’s so