ebizQ: Survey Shows Open Source Making Headway In Enterprise
Apr 26, 2004, 17:30 (0 Talkback[s])
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"A recent survey of advanced technology companies indicates that
Open Source software is becoming an explicit component in
enterprise Information Technology (IT) strategy and architecture.
Some nine out of ten respondents include Open Source in their
planning, according to CATAAlliance...
"It offered these details on the survey:
"'Open' Source differs from traditional commercial off-the-shelf
(COTS) products in terms of intellectual property ownership, which
has significant implications in the design of commercial revenue
streams, and overall software development methodology..."