GitLab Open Source Partners
The GitLab Open Source Partners program seeks to build relationships with prominent members of our open source ecosystem.Apply today
About the program
Featured on the GitLab for Open Source program page
Exclusive invitations to participate in GitLab events
Visibility and promotion through GitLab marketing channels
Direct line of communication to GitLab
Be a current member of our GitLab for Open Source program or be a user of GitLab’s Community Edition
Have a large community and user base, or be a prominent dependency project
Engage in co-marketing with Gitlab and agree to complete a case study
Plan and participate in joint initiatives and events
Encourage sustained contributions during the year (as measured by merged MRs)
Read why and how our open source partners have chosen to move to GitLab.
GNOME, welcome to GitLab!
by Rebecca Dodd and Eliran Mesika
We’re excited to welcome free software project GNOME to the GitLab community.
Come on in! Drupal is moving to GitLab
by Rebecca Dodd
Free and open source platform Drupal is moving to GitLab to accelerate developer velocity and attract new talent and contributors to the project.
Why the KDE community is #movingtogitlab
by Nuritzi Sanchez
Open source software community giant KDE finished phase one of their migration to GitLab and has joined our GitLab open source program. Check out what's next for KDE and GitLab.
GNOME: two years after the move to GitLab
by Nuritzi Sanchez, Sri Ramkirshna, and Carlos Soriano
Extensive CI/CD adoption and easier contributions are just a couple of the benefits of #movingtogitlab for GNOME.
Frequently Asked Questions
At this time, we are only partnering with large open source organizations and projects that are well-known within the wider open source community. If you have thousands of community members and users, or more, we encourage you to apply. If you are part of a smaller community, we encourage you to apply to our GitLab for Open Source program. Through this program, qualifying open source projects can get access to our top tiers for free.
The Contributing Organizations Program is designed to recognize and support organizations who are making a sustained commitment to contributing to GitLab. This Open Source Partnership program is aimed at building relationships with prominent open source communities and engaging in co-marketing initiatives.
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