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InfoWorld: Windows developers favor open-source code

Dec 19, 1998, 00:01 (6 Talkback[s])

Thanks to Leo Comitale for this link.

"However, that freedom could turn out to be a curse in disguise, according to analyst Joshua Greenbaum, a principal at Enterprise Applications Consulting."

"'I think the whole open-source code movement is profoundly antithetical [to enterprise computing],' Greenbaum said on Friday."

"Without a central authority regulating the standard for an operating system or application and documenting all features and changes, the system or program could split into incompatible versions or develop problems that could not be diagnosed, Greenbaum said."

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