The Cathedral & the Bazaar: Musings on Linux and Open Source by an Accidental Revolutionary

The Cathedral & the Bazaar: Musings on Linux and Open Source by an Accidental Revolutionary

Eric S. Raymond


Open resource presents the aggressive virtue within the web Age. in response to the August Forrester record, fifty six percentage of IT managers interviewed at international 2,500 businesses are already utilizing a few kind of open resource software program of their infrastructure and one other 6 percentage will set up it within the subsequent years. This progressive version for collaborative software program improvement is being embraced and studied via a few of the greatest avid gamers within the high-tech undefined, from solar Microsystems to IBM to Intel.The Cathedral & the Bazaar is a needs to for someone who cares concerning the way forward for the pc or the dynamics of the details economic climate. Already, billions of greenbacks were made and misplaced in keeping with the tips during this ebook. Its conclusions may be studied, debated, and applied for future years. in accordance with Bob younger, "This is Eric Raymond's nice contribution to the good fortune of the open resource revolution, to the adoption of Linux-based working structures, and to the good fortune of open resource clients and the corporations that offer them."The curiosity in open resource software program improvement has grown significantly long ago yr. This revised and elevated paperback variation comprises new fabric on open resource advancements in 1999 and 2000. Raymond's transparent and powerful writing kind properly describing some great benefits of open resource software program has been key to its luck. With significant proprietors growing reputation for open resource inside of businesses, self sustaining proprietors becomes the open resource tale in 2001.

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