Richard Bucker

How do cloud IDEs work in the enterprise or private consultancy?

Posted at — Jun 26, 2013

If the decision is “yours” to make then how do you make the decision or present to the decision makers all the information that would be necessary?In recent months there have been a number of topic blooms discussing the T&C and Privacy information of services like DropBox, Box, Google Drive and so on… The questions I ask are 1) just how secure are these IDEs? 2) what are the licensing issues for my code? 3) what rights am I giving up? Since many of these IDEs are commercial then what insurance and assurance do I have?This line of reasoning begs one overarching question: ¬†What is the highest rated IP stored on GitHub or Bitbucket; and the online IDEs?