What does Open Source Mean?
Of the many good things in life, some things are for the larger good of the community. Open source software is a part of this initiative.
Developers choose to make the source code of their software publicly accessible by publishing it without charging a license fee. Other developers are free to pick this up for their own use and work on improvements and fixes. The end result is a product of superior quality which is being constantly modified and enhanced by users to weed out bugs and resolve glitches in real time. This brings it at par with any proprietary software out in the market and gives the vital option for companies to save billions of dollars. Continue reading
Let us evaluate a situation such as this. You have a profitable high volume retail business and you want to expand your services online. It could also be that you are a novice thinking of starting to sell online. “Why not start an online e-commerce store?” you ask yourself.
“But how do I go about it? How difficult is it to set up an e-commerce website and how can I do it without spending a fortune?”
Let me cut straight to the chase and tell you about it. Continue reading