Subject: Re: Successful FSBs
From: (David N. Welton)
Date: 19 Sep 2002 10:43:01 -0700

Adam Turoff <> writes:

> My short list of FSBs (incomplete):
> 	Aladdin
> 	Covalent      (What's your take on this Brian?)
> 	Easy Software (the CUPS people)
> 	Great Bridge  (RIP)
> 	MySQL

Prosa SRL (

Originally (and also in their new, reconstituted form) they were
constrained by their articles of incorporation (I think that's the
right term) to only use and develop free software.

> 	RedHat
> 	Scriptics     (RIP)
> 	Sleepycat
> 	Sourcefire    (snort)
> 	SuSE
> 	Ximian
> 	Zope Corp

David N. Welton
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