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Open Source

By Tia Dang | last updated 7th December 2020


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What is Open Source?

If a software is open-source, its source code is available to its users free of charge. Its users have the freedom to take this source code, change it and distribute their own software versions, as well as everyone else.

Benefits for Users

Publicly available and free with Open Source software, which gives users a high degree of freedom and individual adaptations. The use of functional extensions are possible independently or with the help of IT service providers.

Key point:With Open Source software, solutions providing a number of advantages are offered to users: high-quality source code, stability, high performance, and a high level of security.

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