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VCs regain interest in open source

Posted by: Anonymous [ip:] on March 11, 2008 03:32 PM
A very good update on the current thinking of professional investors. One thing you may want to include in future articles is the push-back some VCs are seeing from open source executives. If the cost to capitalize an open source company is less then there is less of a need for an open source executive to have to service the needs of a professional investor. Also, there is a threshold where it no longer makes sense to sell 40-60% of your ownership when your own credit card may contain enough capital to fund the company. Many possibilities are emerging from the open source world.

-Frank Cohen - the open-source test automation company


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