August 16, 2018—The business value of open source software (OSS) goes beyond a company’s bottom line. Aside from accelerating development speed and simplifying software licensing for IT teams, OSS also delivers a host of benefits such as flexibility, freedom, and accountability. But while adopting the open source model has enabled the creation of new and innovative product solutions that brought tremendous benefits to organizations, using OSS also has its drawbacks and limitations. SourceForge recently spoke with Robert Warmack, a director at Sencha, to discuss the benefits of using open source software and how IT teams can address open source vulnerabilities. Warmack also shared how Sencha EXT JS helps empower developers by hastening their web application development efforts.