dcsimg
June 21, 2018
Hot Topics:

Virgin American CIO Says Heck Yes to Open Source

  • August 13, 2010
  • By Developer.com Staff

At LinuxCon, Virgin America airlines CIO Ravi Simhambhatia delivered a keynote speech in which he said that open source not only saves money, but it's better than proprietary software.

Most of the airline's IT infrastructure is built with open source technology.

"We've had 100 percent up-time and we only have one Linux systems administrator," Simhambhatia said. "We couldn't do that with commercial software."

Sean Michael Kerner from InternetNews reported from Boston.


View Article



Comment and Contribute

 


(Maximum characters: 1200). You have characters left.

 

 


Enterprise Development Update

Don't miss an article. Subscribe to our newsletter below.

By submitting your information, you agree that developer.com may send you developer offers via email, phone and text message, as well as email offers about other products and services that developer believes may be of interest to you. developer will process your information in accordance with the Quinstreet Privacy Policy.

Sitemap

×
We have made updates to our Privacy Policy to reflect the implementation of the General Data Protection Regulation.
Thanks for your registration, follow us on our social networks to keep up-to-date