Computer Business Review: Open Source Funding Up 131% in 2006
Dec 18, 2006, 14:30 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Matthew Aslett)
"I am putting together a news story for Computerwire/CBRonline
based on the amount of venture capital funding invested this year
in the Linux and open source-related vendors we track. The key
statistic: open source funding was up 131% to $404.5m in 2006.
"Not surprisingly there were more open source funding deals
struck in 2006--34 in total--than in previous years, while the
average deal size also rose, to $11.9m..."