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eWeek: Open Source Going Strong Despite SCO Suits

Apr 19, 2004, 23:30 (3 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Lisa Vaas)

[ Thanks to Jason Greenwood for this link. ]

"Open-source use is going strong, in spite of a spate of lawsuits brought by the SCO Group Inc. According to a new report from Forrester Research Inc., a full 60 percent of respondents said they're currently using or plan to use open-source technology.

"Forrester surveyed 140 large North American companies on their open-source plans and found that MySQL AB's open-source database was high on respondents' project lists, with 52 percent of respondents reporting that they're now using it or plan to use it..."

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