FUD

fear, uncertainty, and doubt in open source
I've been educating library professionals about open source software for nearly seven years now, and sometimes I feel like I've made huge strides and other times, like today, I feel like I have so much more work to do.
19 comments Posted 2 May 2013 by Nicole C. Engard Feed
License compliance is a major and costly issue for proprietary software, but the license involved in that case is an End User License Agreement (EULA), not a source license delivering extensive liberties. When we compare like-for-like, we discover open source software has no such issues. End-... Read more
3 comments Posted 25 Oct 2010 by Simon Phipps Feed
Five experienced technology journalists gathered to a standing-room only audience at LinuxCon Tuesday to discuss "Hype vs. Reality: Today's Linux Story from the Media's Perspective," moderated by Jennifer Cloer of the Linux Foundation. The panel consisted of:
4 comments Posted 10 Aug 2010 by Ruth Suehle (Red Hat) Feed
If there's one thing business leaders can learn from open source developers, it's when you begin disrupting the comfortable ways that people do business, you'll experience the power of FUD—Fear, Uncertainty, and Doubt. And your ideas, in all their brilliant, open-minded glory, will be the target.
2 comments Posted 19 Apr 2010 by Rebecca Fernandez (Red Hat) Feed