SonarQube vs Black Duck: What are the differences?
SonarQube: Continuous Code Quality. SonarQube provides an overview of the overall health of your source code and even more importantly, it highlights issues found on new code. With a Quality Gate set on your project, you will simply fix the Leak and start mechanically improving; Black Duck: Open Source Security & License tracking. It is a solution that helps development teams manage risks that come with the use of open source. It gives you complete visibility into open source management, combining sophisticated, multi-factor open source detection capabilities with the Black Duck KnowledgeBase.
SonarQube and Black Duck can be categorized as "Code Review" tools.
Some of the features offered by SonarQube are:
- Detect tricky issues
- Security analysis
On the other hand, Black Duck provides the following key features:
- License management
- PDF protection
- Trial license
SonarQube is an open source tool with 3.93K GitHub stars and 1.11K GitHub forks. Here's a link to SonarQube's open source repository on GitHub.