eWeek: Augustin's 8 Simple Rules for Open-Source Business Strategy
Mar 27, 2004, 09:00 (5 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Chris Preimesberger)
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"Dr. Larry Augustin was present at a moment in history of
sorts—the genesis of the term 'open source' in Mountain View,
Calif., on Feb. 3, 1998. That was when a small group of Silicon
Valley software folks (which also included Eric Raymond and
Christine Peterson) sat down to decide that there needed to be an
actual name for what this new and uncharted genre represented. So
he owns a deep perspective on open source.
"And last week, he shared some of that perspective at the first
Open Source Business Conference here by outlining his eight simple
rules for open-source business strategy..."