Open Blog Rerun: “Interoperability and substitutability”

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Since I’m traveling this week and not likely to post much, I’ve scheduled some entries like this to point to some of my personal favorite blog writings.

Here’s today’s blog blast from the past.

Title: “Interoperability and substitutability”
Date: September 5, 2006
Excerpt:

There is another question that I would have that I would try to get answered, even though it might be an unusual query to pose to a salesperson or evangelist. That question is: “What are the features and characteristics of your software that will let me rip it out and replace it with software from another provider in 6 months, a year, 3 years?” Ouch.


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  1. Hey Bob, what do you think about this post at Groklaw?

    http://www.groklaw.net/article.php?story=20080625020853732

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