ZDNet: Breaking the Rules With Open Source
Aug 03, 2004, 11:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Martin LaMonica)
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
"In the space of five months, John Roberts started a software
company and delivered its first product to thousands of potential
customers--a process that could easily have taken years. His
secret? Open-source development.
"On Monday, Roberts' new company, SugarCRM, will officially
launch and announce that it has landed $2 million in outside
investment, becoming one of the first open-source business
application companies to be funded..."