Saturation Point for Enterprise Open Source?
Dec 01, 2007, 09:00 (5 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Matt Asay)
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
"It feels a bit like the enterprise open-source market has
slowed. Not the sales aspect of the market, but the number of new
players entering the market. We're getting greater breadth but not
"I hear each week about a new open-source vendor doing X, Y, or
Z. Early on, all of the action was in the Big Categories like CRM,
ERP, ECM, EAI, etc. Now people ping me about companies in the 'web
container' space, tech support solutions, etc. Big problems to be
solved, to be sure, but big markets? I don't know..."