TITLE

Open source gets IT scrutiny

AUTHOR(S)
Chen, Anne
PUB. DATE
July 2002
SOURCE
eWeek;7/8/2002, Vol. 19 Issue 27, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports the performance of open source software in the business. Reliability of the software in corporate computing; Technology standard of the software; Evaluation on the surity of open source software.
ACCESSION #
6959063

 

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