Open-sourcing catches on at IBM

It’s all part of the industry-wide transition to a services based business model in which companies pay a monthly/yearly fee. This means that it won’t really matter to customers if open source technologies are being used, all that matters is that they receive an IT service at an appropriate price and performance level.

Read Tom Foremski’s blog IMHO from ZDNet

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  1. Pingback: The closing of closed-source competition & the rapid development speeds of open-source. « What’s New Media?

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