April 9, 2014

...AND CHEAPER...:

The Reasons Businesses Use Open Source Are Changing Faster Than You Realize (Matt Asay Matt Asay April 07, 2014, ReadWrite)

Open-source software, once used primarily because it was cheap and "good enough," now gets top ranking for delivering high quality, according to the latest Future of Open Source survey.

While lowering costs remains the top reason companies elect to participate in open-source projects, they now view open source as a way to drive innovation, shorten time to market, and improve the quality of their software.
Posted by at April 9, 2014 5:06 AM
  
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