CNET News: Open Source "Inside" a VC Bonanza
Oct 04, 2005, 04:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Mike Ricciuti)
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
[ Thanks to Jason
Greenwood for this link. ]
"Open source isn't just about companies like Red Hat and MySQL.
Michael Moritz, a partner with the venture capital firm Sequoia
Capital, says open source code is also buried deep inside of a
growing number of devices.
"'The thing that people don't recognize is that we have lots of
investments in open source companies. Look through our portfolio,
and look inside of appliances, and a ton of open source software is
being put inside of those devices and computers of one type or
another,' he said..."