VNUnet.com: Growing Trust in Linux Not Reflected in Sales
Mar 31, 2003, 16:00 (10 Talkback[s])
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"Confidence in open source software is growing, but there has
been no growth in overall usage, according to new research.
"Although 46 per cent of IT directors surveyed at 60 large
financial services, retail and public sector organisations
indicated greater confidence in the use of open source, this is not
reflected by increased uptake.
"The survey, conducted by Trend Consulting, found that 36 per
cent of companies are using open source products, one per cent down
on last year's figures..."