Subject: Re: Free Software vs. Open Source
From: Zimran Ahmed <>
Date: Wed, 13 Feb 2002 14:15:33 -0800 (PST)

--- Tim O'Reilly <> wrote:
> Companies that believe only in the bottom line are
> rarely (if ever) great
> companies.  

I agree with Tim (and I've spoken about this at length
with Jim Collins, who's a thoughtful guy). A strong
beleif system is critical to great companies, although
culture alone cannot replace a solid business model.

All the best,


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