October 17, 2004
The Pride of the (Open Source) Community
Author: Edward J. Correia
While it's not universally admired, few would disagree that the phenomenon of community development around the open-source software model has taken hold in many organizations. While first seen by proprietary software companies as perhaps everything from fad to fascism to a force to be reckoned with, many have realized that it's better to ride Goliath's massive strength than to nip at its heels.