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Internet Services Entrepreneur Uses OSS to "Decouple" Software and Hardware

Sep 22, 2007, 18:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Tina Gasperson)

"BinHost, a Web hosting and Internet services company, launched in 2000, 'a time when discussion and email lists were not particularly easy to find a home for,' says Justin Newman, BinHost's founder. Even back then, Newman built all of his infrastructure and services on open source software. As Newman has expanded his venture into telephony services, he still believes that open source saves business owners time, energy, and money.

"Newman founded BinHost in order to fill a niche. 'Back then, a lot more people were using the proprietary listserv package, or other commercial products,' he says..."

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