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How Much Open Source Are You Using?

Nov 06, 2007, 16:45 (2 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Sean Michael Kerner)

"Open source software might make it simpler for employees to download and install an application without first having to check that it meets with the company's approval and governance policy. But that freedom also means that application usage in the enterprise can become something of an untamed, unregulated Wild West.

"Fortunately, there's a new sheriff in town. A new software as a service (SaaS) offering from open source software purveyor OpenLogic is taking aim at the freewheeling usage of open source in the workplace with OpenLogic Exchange (OLEX) Enterprise Edition--a solution that provides businesses with an approval and governance model for adoption..."

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