ZDNet: Globus Chooses BSD-Style License with Eyes Wide Open
Jul 07, 2005, 04:00 (2 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Dana Blankenhorn)
"The Globus Consortium, which is working on standards for open
source grid computing, is releasing its toolkit under the BSD-style
Apache 2.0 license (APL2).
"In an online journal released today, co-founder Ian Foster
described the group's reasoning. BSD is 'enterprise friendly,' he
wrote, and the license isn't attached automatically to projects
written under it, unlike the more 'viral' GPL..."