As developers, we use other people’s code to get our products into production faster. Using third party packages allows us to benefit from the tremendous work of the open source community and has now become an instrumental part of our development workflow.
We've analyzed over 100,000 projects at bitHound.
We found that the majority of a project's code is made up of dependencies.
In fact the code we write is just the tip of the iceberg.
So if the majority of the code in your project isn’t your own, it begs the question:
Just what impact does other people’s code have on your project?