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Why 'Shared Source' Is a Lie
The Future of the Linux Kernel (old article abouth 2.6, 2.7 and possible features)
OSNews Editorial: The Future of Linux (standardisation...)
Strategy Letter V
Linux: The GPL And Binary Modules (with comments from Linus)

Advocacy Articles

Open Source Initiative OSI - Advocacy
Why Open Source Software / Free Software (OSS/FS)? Look at the Numbers!
Internet Research Reports (Apache still on top?)
Total Cost of Ownership for Linux in the Enterprise (pdf)
Linux TCO: Less Than Half The Cost of Windows
note: It depends in the usage, Linux is sertainly more cost effective in stable environments. In dynamic environments it can be more expensive (unless you have the supporting infrastructure and standarised environment - and thats a "large companies only" vertue).
Free/Libre and Open Source Software: Survey and Study
Study Shows Open Source Code Superior
On Open Source Procurement Policies
How Would You Argue for Open Source?
Faster, Better, Cheaper: Open-Source Practices May Help Improve Software Engineering (a formal studie)
Updated: 8 Dec 2003 by W. Van Hooste | TOP