"You can try to avoid open source, but it's probably easier to get out of the IT business altogether. By 2011, at least 80% of commercial software will contain significant amounts of open source code..."
-- Gartner research vice president Mark Driver
In nearly every sector of software technology, open source solutions are no longer just an alternative, they are now the superior alternative. In coming years, organizations that realize this advantage will prosper. Those that do not, will not. It's as simple as that.