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"CIOs Don't Care About Open Source"

May 18, 2007, 00:45 (2 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Matt Asay)

"Stephen Walli and Barry Klawans recently opined in the comments of this blog that CIOs don't care about open source. They care about value, which ties to the product/solution, not the license. This is similar to what Olliance reports from its Think Tank 2007. This is actually a mirror image of the argument that Microsoft has been making for years: open source does not matter.

"Unfortunately for all of the above, it really does matter. What does not matter is why the CIO thinks she likes the software..."

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