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Global IT spending @ 6% of GDP: Better spent on open source

Oct 15, 2007, 13:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Matt Asay)

[ Thanks to Matt Asay for this link. ]

"Investing in open source is a way to invest in one's community/country. This same report found that open source accounts for roughly 12 billion Euros in value (as of 2006), which roughly doubles every 18-24 months. As such, there's plenty of raw material out there with which to work. There is exceptional ECM, CRM, ERP, database, application server, operating system, etc. software out there. Why not use it?"

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