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Are Proprietary Firms Paying Gringo Price?

Sep 30, 2007, 04:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Dana Blankenhorn)

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"The open source discount, the lower price one would pay to acquire an open source company because its code is not proprietary, seems to be going away.

"Yahoo paid $350 million for Zimbra. That sounds like full price to me. Citrix spent $500 million on XenSource, which also sounds like full price..."

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