Top 10 Open Source myths in corporate IT
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There is an worthwhile posting if you cast doubt on the practicality of open source software. The following is the excerpt from the posting, though not only IBM, but also, other top IT companies such as Google, Facebook, etc contributes to develop open source software.
In the IBM Notes/Domino community, most open source is written by either IBMers or IBM Champions. And while many of them enjoy the nonstop stream of groupies and free beer that come with being open source contributors, most of them do it because they are addressing their own business needs in the process.