Interview with SugarCRM's Chris Harrick

Summary:Matt Asay at CNET blogs has an interview with SugarCRM's Chris Harrick. He's director of product marketing at SugarCRM and had been at Siebel.

Matt Asay at CNET blogs has an interview with SugarCRM's Chris Harrick. He's director of product marketing at SugarCRM and had been at Siebel.

A few key points from the interview:

  • Harrick doesn't spend a lot of time on the ideological side of open source.
  • Harrick didn't know a whole lot about open source when he joined the company. He also debunks a few myths.
  • He thinks the proprietary licensing model is flawed. Of course he's going to say that.

Overall, it's worth a read.

Topics: Open Source

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