5 Common Myths about Open Source [INFOGRAPHIC]
Open Source technology has five common myths, so how can you convince your directors to migrate to it?
Open Source software (OSS) is a no-brainer; it’s the business solution to many issues that organisations face today and it’s the future of IT. Its benefits include helping you to be more innovative and cost-efficient and it offers the freedom of diversity and scalability. It delivers business value by being easy to customise and integrate to the extent that it can offer a competitive advantage to every organisation.
The trouble is that five common myths have attached themselves to Open Source technology and can stop all of the advantages of an Open Source migration in its tracks. That’s why it’s important to dispel them before they hold your managers’ thoughts and decision-making hostage. Talking about the advantages and disadvantages will make no difference unless you can explain why the myths are wrong.
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