LinuxWorld Australia: Wall Street Beat: Ill Winds for Open Source?
Sep 29, 2006, 15:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Marc Ferranti)
"Red Hat's woes this week raise the issue of whether IT
investors are turning sour on open source. A somewhat disappointing
forecast for the next quarter has investors fleeing, just as they
have from the company's open-source rival, Novell.
"A close analysis of the situation, however, may give savvy
investors--and open-source advocates--courage. Red Hat's problems
are probably more short-lived than Novell's..."