2019 | Research conducted by Illuminas
Importance of enterprise open source
were conducted with
IT leaders worldwide
This survey of 950 IT leaders was commissioned by Red Hat to better understand the unique role of enterprise open source. Respondents were unaware that Red Hat was the sponsor of this research.Read the full report
We are increasingly seeing open source used in categories that have historically been more associated with proprietary applications.
Where is enterprise open source being used?
What is enterprise open source being used for?
For us, this is our way to become more agile. That’s our biggest push. We don’t want dependency upon these proprietary companies. We want those shackles to be broken. We still want support because we’re not ready to take off the guardrails.
Open source is increasingly used not because it’s cheaper—though it often is—but because it’s genuinely better software.
The full report details how and why open source solutions are making their way into enterprises with such remarkable momentum. And it explains some of the ways companies are turning to enterprise open source solutions for modernizing their approaches to IT.
For more detail, as well as findings by region, download the full report.