IT-Analysis: Open Source--Is it a Valid Direction for You?
Dec 14, 2005, 01:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Clive Longbottom)
"Open Source software provided by communities of
interest--generally through no- or low-cost licensing systems like
the General Public License--has been much talked about lately.
There is a perception that Open Source products like the Linux
operating system are rapidly replacing their paid-for commercial
counterparts like Microsoft Windows.
"Linux is a proven operating system for computer servers. With
other Open Source products, a computing platform for supporting
many business requirements can be easily constructed..."