An Interview with Matthew Szulik: The Culture of Red Hat, The Power of Open Source
Jul 19, 2007, 14:15 (0 Talkback[s])
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"I spent an hour with Matthew Szulik this morning, wanting to
get his input on the Open Source CEO Series. Matthew isn't the sort
of person to seek the limelight for himself, so it was actually
hard to convince him to answer questions. As became evident in his
answers, Matthew firmly believes in the open source model and the
culture of personal excellence that makes it fruitful.
"Red Hat is the defining technology company of the 21st Century.
Love it or hate it, this is the company to watch. If Red Hat
succeeds, an entirely new way of developing, delivering, and
supporting software will come to dominate the IT industry. If it
fails, well, what a long strange trip this has been..."