Survey: LAMPs Like Hybrids


The idea that Open Source users use only open source tools to evaluate and deploy open source solutions may not be entirely accurate -- if a recent study is any indicator.

In its second annual Open Source Barometer study, open source content management vendor Alfresco found that hybrid uses of LAMP -- the acronym for the Web stack featuring Linux,Apache, MySQL and PHP, the open source Web development language. The open source firm surveyed some 35,000 users to find out how what they were using LAMP in their own infrastructures. The takeaway: Users like a hybrid mix in their LAMP.

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