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Are Proprietary Firms Paying Gringo Price?

Sep 30, 2007, 04:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Dana Blankenhorn)

"The open source discount, the lower price one would pay to acquire an open source company because its code is not proprietary, seems to be going away.

"Yahoo paid $350 million for Zimbra. That sounds like full price to me. Citrix spent $500 million on XenSource, which also sounds like full price..."

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