The end of proprietary software

Doug Cutting, Hadoop creator and Apache Software Foundation chairman, tells ZDNet why he believes the days of businesses using proprietary OS and software platforms are numbered...
"I don't think we're done with proprietary software but people are thinking a more reasonable place for it is at the fringes rather than at the centre,"

source: http://www.zdnet.com/hadoop-creator-proprietary-software-platforms-are-over-7000016847/