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Ever been stuck with software that just isn't cutting it? Mainstream software has been around for a while and many companies have built their businesses off the franchise, but that doesn't necessarily make it the best option for you. This is not to say that there aren't instances when open source software fails as well, but it seems like the problem can be addressed much more easily. So, put that prepackaged software back on the shelf and read on as we explore some of the benefits of open source.
What's the best way to store IT resources? Businesses have had to consider this question for years. Early on the solution was to store everything on the company infrastructure. After a while, however, this strategy proved taxing and costs were rather steep. The next venture was cloud-based services, but it exhibited capacity issues as well as other concerns. The approaches may not have been so successful on their own, but there's another possibility. What if they were combined? This is the basis of Hybrid IT.