Linux Today: Linux News On Internet Time.

More on LinuxToday

Computerworld Australia: Stick with the ABC's of IT as Open Source is Too Risky

May 31, 2006, 16:45 (12 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Rodney Gedda)


Desktop-as-a-Service Designed for Any Cloud ? Nutanix Frame

"While open source software can deliver a low-cost business solution quickly, it was labelled too risky for the Australian Broadcasting Corporation's new content management system, according to the organization's CIO.

"In an exclusive interview with Computerworld, Colin Knowles, the ABC's CIO and head of technology, said open source was considered for a CMS solution, but would have been a 'high risk strategy' because of the amount of development work required..."

Complete Story

Related Stories: