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Federal Computer Weekly: 5 Stars of Open-Source Products

Sep 26, 2005, 19:45 (1 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Alan Joch)

"Once a curiosity of computer rooms, open-source software applications are now giving commercial programs a run for their money in public-sector information technology shops.

"In fact, public-sector IT managers say free licensing isn't necessarily the most attractive characteristic of the best open-source products today. Many stand out for their stable programming code and array of useful features or, conversely, their stripped-down feature sets that eliminate unnecessary bells and whistles..."

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