ZDNet UK: Open Source Projects 'Need More Customer Focus'
Jun 03, 2005, 17:30 (15 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Ingrid Marson)
"Open source projects need to be more customer focussed if they
are to succeed in the corporate marketplace, according to several
companies attending the Holland Open Software Conference in
Amsterdam this week.
"Alan Williamson, an open source evangelist at IT services
company SpikeSource, said that one reason open source projects fail
is that some developers do not think about the features that
customers will need..."