University Business - December 2012 - (Page 38)

MYTH BUSTERS The reality behind seven commonly held beliefs about open source and what direction they’ll take your institution oo buggy, not supportable, immature: Negative perceptions about open source abound, especially at smaller colleges and universities that have limited IT resources. But open source is more ubiquitous than most people know (like the Firefox web browser, for example) and is even used to build some commercial applications. Here, some top myths about open source are debunked, to help in conversations across campus departments. OPEN SOURCE T 38 | December 2012

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of University Business - December 2012

University Business - December 2012
Editor’s Note
College Index
Ad Index
Behind the News
Money Matters
Independent Outlook
5 Reasons Flipped Classrooms Work
Test Driving Mobile
Open Source Myth Busters
Models of Efficiency
1st Annual Readers’ Choice Awards
Education Innovators
Endowments: New Questions
End Note

University Business - December 2012