Datamation: Rethinking Open Source Strategy
Oct 29, 2005, 21:00 (2 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Steve Andriole)
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
"One of my graduate student teams recently pitched me on the
virtues of open source software.
"The leader of that pack works for a not-for-profit corporation,
so you know what his bias was. The rest of them work for companies
that exist for profit--and you probably can guess what their biases
"We analyzed some open source alternatives to Microsoft Office,
Siebel Systems CRM and other proprietary applications and even some
data base management software..."