Bytesafe Documentation

Welcome to the Bytesafe documentation

This is your knowledge base for everything related to Bytesafe.

The documentation covers how to use the service, all features as well as the most common use cases.

Our solution

Bytesafe is a firewall for dependencies for both developers and business stakeholders. A flexible package management tool offering fully managed npm and maven artifact registries. Teams can manage their package dependencies efficiently, collaborate and secure their software supply chain.

Key features:

  • Dependency Firewall - Control your team’s single source of truth in fully managed registries
  • Security - Continuously scan and monitor your dependencies to prevent vulnerability issues
  • License Compliance - Make sure packages you depend on are in compliance with your policies
  • Remediation - Identify issues, fix them and keep track of the trends
  • Simplicity - Automate package flows, token management and enable deterministic collaboration

The Bytesafe Workspace

The workspace is where you store your data and manage your team. It contains all your registries, packages and configurations. And as such it enables all features in Bytesafe.

Users access the workspace using a unique Bytesafe domain: https://{workspace}.bytesafe.dev

To claim your own Bytesafe Workspace, sign up and get started in minutes.

For more information see the Getting Started guide.

Contact us

Support

If you need any further assistance, drop us a support mail or open up the chat in Bytesafe. We are happy to assist!

Bytesafe blog

Our Bytesafe blog contains news and additional insights on how to best make use of the different features of Bytesafe.

Social channels

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Getting started is quick and easy

Bytesafe is free for individual developers and open-source projects. We also offer a free trial of our Teams plan where you can add all your team members.

How to get started
Get up and running in less than a minute with our Getting started guide

Getting started

Get started with Bytesafe in less than a minute

Ecosystems

Supported ecosystems & formats

Issues

Track problems found in your registries and their remediation

License Compliance

Stay on top of Licenses for open source dependencies

Quarantine

Protect teams and build environments from using unwanted packages

Upstreams

Linked registries - source and destination for packages

Plugins

Automate package workflows with Bytesafe plugins

Policies

Automate package workflows with rules for your registries

Integrations

Connecting Bytesafe to other services you use

Working with registries

Bytesafe offers unlimited number of registries and all of them can be uniquely setup according to your needs!

Use cases

Use-cases and example configurations

Bytesafe CLI

The Bytesafe CLI offers the option to control your registries from the command line.

Troubleshooting

Resolve issues quickly and successfully

Service compatibility

Supported Node.js, npm and Maven versions

User Settings

Manage the settings for your user