Archive: May 2012

Open Source is Cheaper – But it’s not really free, is it?

Posted on Tuesday, May 29th, 2012 by Brian McKinney

I think by now, everybody in the industry is aware of the impact that open source software has had on the way companies develop products and conduct business.  I also think that most users are smart enough to recognize the fact that there is no such thing as a “free lunch” when it comes to software development.  Sure you can download software and embed it into your system without having t ... read more