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Thursday, November 17 • 10:10am - 10:50am
Case Study: Evolving Compliance Needs and Treatment in Acquisitions, Nithya Ruff,Director, Open Source Strategy Office, SanDisk

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When companies come together, they come with different levels of Open Source adoption and different IP profiles. The creation of a common policy that works in the integrated company and takes into account the business model and IP strategy has been an interesting experience for us at SanDisk as we acquired and got acquired. A successful compliance policy is a living breathing document that evolves with the business needs and learnings. I will share our story of how we balanced our patent and open source strategies and grew through our m&a activities.

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Nithya Ruff

Director, Open Source Strategy Office, SanDisk, A Western Digital Brand
Nithya A. Ruff is the Director of SanDisk’s Open Source Strategy Office. SanDisk is a global leader in flash storage solutions from edge devices to cloud and enterprise data centers. She currently is working on bringing best in class open source ideas and to grow community and commercial engagement for SanDisk. In addition to her day job, Nithya is also is on the board of SanDisk’s Women’s Innovation Network or WIN. WIN is a global affinity... Read More →

Thursday November 17, 2016 10:10am - 10:50am

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