20 Most Promising Open Source Solution Providers - 2016
Digital transformations drive IT industry to remodel its infrastructure in a more agile and cost-effective manner. By spurring innovation for the past decade, open source technologies have reduced these demands by offering new possibilities, alternative business models and expanding markets in the information and communication technology space.
Open source technology gains in stature not only because of its flexibility and collaborative nature but also because of the potential benefits it caters to all the users. Numerous organizations prefer open source as it reduces lead times, improves quality, and interoperability. With significantly reduced R&D costs, especially important for new entrants, solutions can be brought to market faster.
Furthermore, the flood tide of new open-source technologies namely OpenStack and Linux Containers supports new use cases such as programmable infrastructure through API, integration capability, and advanced application development. These changeovers are addressing the topical challenges of both enterprise IT and infrastructure software vendors, assisting them in planning and scaling with time. Today, IT infrastructure vendors are looking to seize the opportunities of open-source technology by choosing innovative solutions and integrating it in a comprehensive manner.
To help CIOs navigate through a plethora of open source technology vendors, our distinguished selection panel, comprising CEOs, CIOs, VCs, industry analysts and the editorial board of CIOReview has selected the 20 Most Promising Open Source Solution Providers. The listing exhibits the competence in delivering open source technologies poised for exponential growth in IT.
We present to you CIOReview’s 20 Most Promising Open Source Solution Providers 2016.