Assessing Enterprise with Free Open Source Options in the Public Sector
How free is free software? That’s a question IT managers often ponder as they try to determine the best approach to developing, and then supporting, critical applications. Open source software, by convention, always comes in a free or “community” version, but there can be consequences and surprisingly high costs associated with it.
Read this paper for several Red Hat public sector use cases, in which real users discuss the benefits of Enterprise versions of Red Hat products.