The Five most popular corporate open-source programs
Feb 12, 2010, 21:33 (0 Talkback[s])
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"We all know that lots of companies use open-source
software. Trying to get a handle on what open-source programs they
use can be a little harder. That's why OpenLogic, an open-source
software support company's recent report on both their growth and
what programs businesses are asking for help with is interesting.
"In general, OpenLogic is continuing to grow while many other
businesses are stuck in the doldrums of the bad economic times.
According to the company, "OpenLogic's new customer growth was
strong as bookings increased 86% over 2008." While, "renewal
bookings grew by 40% over 2008.""