Live Voting Question #2
Please choose the most important factor that
makes Open Source software attractive?
Better quality software Text osbc6 to 66937
Lower Acquisition &
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Lower acquisition & maintenance costs Lower acquisition & maintenance costs
Access to code libraries Superior security
Freedom from vendor lock-in Freedom from vendor lock-in
Rapid pace of innovation Better quality software
Freedom of DIY Access to code libraries
Community support Rapid pace of innovation
Superior security Freedom of DIY
operating systems (36%)
business intelligence (28%)
Live Voting Question #3
How is the growing use of Open Source
components impacting application complexity?
More complex Text osbc3 to 66937
No more or less complex Text osbc4 to 66937
Less Complex Text osbc5 to 66937
Live Voting Question # 4
Which business strategies will create the most value for
Open Source vendors over the next two years?
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Professional services and
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Dual licensing to OEM and
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Which will have the greatest impact on
Open Source vendors?
Live Voting Question #5
In 5 years, what % of software purchases will be
Open Source (vs. Proprietary)?
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26 - 50% Text osbc15 to 66937
51 - 75% Text osbc16 to 66937
76 - 100% Text osbc17 to 66937