The Success of Commercial Open Source Software 2009-07-29
Yesterday, an article was published in Business Week by Peter Yared, who brought up some points that I’d like to address from the perspective of a successful Commercial Open Source company. If you’ve not read his article, take a look here: The Failure of Commercial Open Source Software. http://www.businessweek.com/technology/technology_at_work/archives/2009/07/the_failure_of.html Hopefully I can give a different perspective on how we see almost the opposite results from many of the same points that he raises in his article.
Peter’s premise is that commercial open source software must be failing given the lack of liquidity … Continued