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20:41 Mar 23, 2007
English to Chinese translations [PRO] Tech/Engineering - IT (Information Technology) / open source storage software
English term or phrase:going back to our roots of
The availability and accessibility of the source code is also a major advantage of open source storage software, especially for organisations that archive data for long periods of time.
Charles Wegryzn, is a developer for Retriever Technologies, which is working on an open source content management and digital archiving software. Wegryzn says it used to be fairly typical for users to buy software from IBM and IBM would include the source code inside.
"Then Microsoft came along and changed everything. With open source, we are going back to our roots of how computer software sales used to work."