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Open Source - Open Cloud?

Aug 17, 2011, 15:02 (0 Talkback[s])


Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers

[ Thanks to E5Rebel for this link. ]

"Let's dive into that a bit more. Open source works because it is a win-win scenario. Numerous studies drive this point home and the OSI home page says in the very first paragraph: 'The promise of open source is better quality, higher reliability, more flexibility, lower cost, and an end to predatory vendor lock-in.' The vendor gets a better product that is cheaper to develop and support and the user gets a better product that is cheaper to procure and maintain. Win-win."

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