m9sweeper is licensed under the Apache License 2.0.
It was originally produced by Intelletive Consulting, owned by Jacob Beasley and Jason Woodman. Once feature complete, we chose to open source instead of selling it as a licensed product because we saw a huge need for the product and were deeply passionate about open source.
While the software is open source, but we do offer professional services for enterprises. This is ultimately how we fund ongoing support and maintenance for the product. Please contact us if you want information about a professional support contract. A support contract can include professional installation, support, monitoring, managed upgrades, and even coordinating security fixes and remediation in your environment. We also are available, at times, to do Kubernetes DevOps work.
We have released several open source products, including: