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Using open source solutions in small business

Now that Linux is no longer a new word in the small business vocabulary it’s time to consider where it may fit in to your company. Running a small business has a lot to do with managing resources efficiently and enhancing productivity wherever possible. Open source software can help.

May 6, 2010 • Tags: , • Posted in: Opinion • No Comments

Embracing open source for business

Businesses can save money by embracing open source operating systems and applications. Many businesses use Windows or other commercial servers when a FreeBSD server could easily replace the same functionality with little or no licensing costs, less hardware, lower energy consumption and minimal administration.