Marc Fleury out at Red Hat

Summary:Dana Gardner reports that Marc Fleury is out at Red Hat. His statement: "I have done what I can to help Red Hat succeed.

Dana Gardner reports that Marc Fleury is out at Red Hat.

His statement: 

"I have done what I can to help Red Hat succeed. People need to understand that Open Source is a tsunami that is transforming the software industry in its wake and its inevitability is now well beyond challenge or the force of individual personality."

As Gardner notes acquired entrepreneurs often don't stay with the purchasing company. 

News.com's Stephen Shankland reported on Fleury's email hints that he was leaving in January.

Topics: Open Source

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