The Developer Evangelism team believes in Open Source and wants to lead by example, contributing to GitLab and the OSS ecosystem. Our workshops, community activities and projects are documented in the projects overview.
We organize our projects in the Developer Evangelistm group. A few examples are:
Contributions are "more than just code" and are often times hard to measure. Our team tries to start with a small subset and update this section over time.
Developer Evangelists are encouraged to find time every week for Open Source contributions.
We aim to measure this in the form of submitted issues, MR/PRs and commit URLs where applicable.
It can be hard to decide, or make a one-time contribution a permanent engagement in a project, leading the way to maybe help maintain it in the future. As a first iteration, we define the requirements for qualifying projects:
We focus on languages and frameworks where we have the most experience: Golang, C/C++, JS, Ruby, .NET, etc.