From Mr. Jaaksi blog, “(…) It may be that big companies are so used to do high level standardization and high level business deals that the simple community work doesn’t seem real to them. They do not know how to deal with open source development (…)”.
Unfortunately, this is so very true! Companies tend to be more and more confident about OSS but still they seem unable to understand that its power is directly connected to something their blinded nature can’t stand, the community.
Read more at Mr. Jaaksi post. Ari Jaaksi is the “Head of Nokia’s open source software operations — including Internet Tablets and maemo.org. An adjunct professor at the Tampere University of Technology.“