Open Source Profits During A Recession
Dec 03, 2007, 21:15 (1 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Matt Hartley)
"Over the past few months there's been a lot of talk about the
possibility of a recession. And for those of you working in various
aspects of the IT sector, job security is certainly a concern. This
type of financial climate change can often lead to a difference in
the software buying habits of the casual computer user and those in
the business world.
"In this article, we will examine the possible path of anyone
who suddenly falls off of the employment train and then uses open
source software to maintain a comfortable lifestyle--while helping
others along the way. By utilizing what is already out there, IT
firms and individual consultants, among others, can turn things
around fast by offering quick value to their customers..."