Are Proprietary Firms Paying Gringo Price?
Sep 30, 2007, 04:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Dana Blankenhorn)
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
"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..."