Open Source

Open source means that you get the source code of the software that you use. This shifts the controls from the software vendor to the client while preserving the vendor right. Shifting the control means shifting the power to the client side. And with this the client has the right to see the code, change it and use it and hence protecting him from the vendor in many ways

Overview:
Open source means that you get the source code of the software that you use. This shifts the control from the software vendor to the client while preserving the vendor right. Shifting the control means shifting the power to the client side. And with this the client has the right to see the code, change it and use it and hence protecting him from the vendor in many ways. Open source also focuses on the quality over the functionalities since the source code is there and anyone can see how well it is written and hence know the quality of the software at hand. As a result the open source software has better quality, more secure, and more easier to integrate with other software.

Open Source

In the contrary, the property software is owned by one company that can control and shape the software the way it likes. Also, if the company for goes down for any reason then this will put the client investment at risk of losing it. Moreover the client doesn't have any control whats so ever over the software since the actual code is owned by the software vendor.

Open source software has been proven to work with enterprise environments without any problems. You can know more about the open source software in the enterprise environment by clicking on any link below: