The software development has become even more complicated for IT-companies and users of software. The rising popularity of open source in all areas of software development and usage is resulting in a need to evaluate more options in software procurement than before. This paper highlights some of the recent international and domestic research on open source deployment and gives some recommendations as to what official stand Finland should take.
Puhakka, Mikko; Seppänen, Marko; and Oksanen, Ville, "A Study of the Deployment of Open Source Software – Finnish Experiences from Public and Private Sector" (2006). ICEB 2006 Proceedings. 26.