India, Nov. 21 -- The Open Source Initiative (OSI) is celebrating its 20th Anniversary in 2018. To mark the occasion, cloud infrastructure provider DigitalOcean surveyed over 4,300 developers on the movement's health, as well as on how enterprises and employees are approaching and using open source technologies.

The poll found that just over half of the developers surveyed are contributing to open source projects (55%). That figure, however, is far less than what enterprises expect from their employees. Three out of four respondents said their companies expect them to use open source software as part of their day-to-day development work.

Still, there's no denying the fact that open source now plays a far greater role in enterprise softw...