How Red Hat killed its core product—and became a billion-dollar business – Ars Techni

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  1. News

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    A decade ago, Linux developer Red Hat faced a decision that would make or break the company: whether to stop producing the very product that gave Red Hat its name. The company was built on Red Hat Linux, but when Paul Cormier—now the head of Red Hat's ... Full story here.

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  2. Victor Leigh

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    Had an interesting time reading the article in that link. Goes to prove that free software doesn't always mean poor (as in impoverished) developers. I wonder what's the story behind some of the other free software on the market. Like Wordpress.
     

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