Commercializing Open Source Software

Abstract

The use of open source software has become increasingly popular in production environments, as well as in research and software development. One obvious attraction is the low cost of acquisition. Commercial software has a higher initial cost, though it usually has advantages such as support and training. A number of business models designed by users and… (More)
DOI: 10.1145/945074.945125

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@article{Karels2003CommercializingOS, title={Commercializing Open Source Software}, author={Michael J. Karels}, journal={ACM Queue}, year={2003}, volume={1}, pages={40} }