MongoDB is somewhat offended by the fact that some cloud providers, especially in Asia, use their open code and offer the commercial version of their database in the cloud to their users, not playing according to the rules of open source software. To combat this, MongoDB today announced the release of a new software license - 3r310. Server Side Public License
(SSPL), which will be used in all new releases of their MongoDB Community Server, as well as in all patches to previous versions.
Earlier, MongoDB used 3r3188. GNU AGPL v3
licensed, they have now sent the SSPL for approval at the Open ...