Why use Linux and Open Source?
You might be surprised to learn how many top names use Open Source software. Google, Facebook, Twitter, Amazon and the London Stock Exchange all depend on Open Source software to handle the vast amount of data and users they deal with everyday and it’s not because they love Linux, or loathe Microsoft. They use it because Linux works well for business. Here's why:
- more secure
- no ransomware attacks
- more stable
- less expensive
The Rise and Rise of Open Source
Today everyone including micropreneurs, IT professionals, and small businesses as well as “the big guys,” value open source for business continuity, quality, support, and control.
Open source technology has emerged as a dominant force, challenging traditional models put in place by past sellers offering expensive exclusive programs. With open source, companies gain access to interoperable, reliable, and secure software that helps keep costs low both during implementation and over the long term. With these key assets, open source software can offer compelling benefits when compared to proprietary systems.
With Windows SBS about to be put to rest, there will be seemingly endless needs for businesses around the globe to replace those ageing systems. With all of the choices available to them, there is now one that stands well above the rest. That choice is open source. It’s time. Free yourself and go open source. Contact us to find out more about how open source can help your business.
It’s not just for the Nerds!
Think open source software isn’t for you? Think again.
There are obvious cost savings against proprietary software, but price is not the only advantage of open source software. It can deliver significant value in a number of other ways. So, let’s take a business-wise look at open source.