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Six factors that can make or break an open source business

Dec 30, 2012, 08:00 (1 Talkback[s])

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More and more companies are turning to open-source companies’ business models in the hopes of becoming the next Red Hat or Automattic.

The nature of the business model, however, means that companies need to pay special attention to both their customers and the two different versions (open source and proprietary) of their product if they wish to be successful.

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