Computerworld: IBM Exec Sees Open-Source Boom in 2006
Jan 31, 2006, 18:15 (2 Talkback[s])
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"What industries do you expect will embrace open-source
this year? There will be a continuation in health care and
education. I think financial services will have a big year. They're
always looking for efficiencies and greater economies of scale.
Retail is another area, as we see a lot of standardization work
going on there.
"We're also starting to see more open-source projects that are
specific to a particular industry..."