Computerworld Australia: Forrester: More Firms Using Open Source
Mar 22, 2004, 15:00 (4 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Rebecca Reid)
[ Thanks to Matt for
this link. ]
"Lower acquisition costs, lower total cost of ownership and
greater flexibility in choosing hardware and software are the top
reasons companies are deploying open source software, according to
a recent survey.
"Conducted by Boston-based Forrester Research in February 2004,
the study revealed that 65 of the 140 companies questioned--almost
50 percent--are using open source applications..."