And on goes my fascination with open source companies and their valuations…
I was reading Stephen O’Grady’s commentary on open source companies and their valuations prompted by the recent acquisition of MySQL by Sun for $1 billion. He quotes Jeff Gould who logically questions whether Sun can make the acquisition pay-off.
Stephen also quotes a piece from Knowledge@Wharton on the myth of market share.
It is a common practice of many companies to focus their attention on grabbing market share from their competitors. But such efforts