Enterprise software analyst firm, Technology Evaluation
Centers (TEC) recently launched its FOSS Evaluation Center (fossevaluation.com),
which lets end users prioritize their requirements for open source migrations,
or open source consulting engagements, and then matches those requirements to
appropriate open source consultants or service providers.
Example Training Proposal
provided. This includes, for example, support components such as communication methods (how will the chosen firm make itself available?), processing time, self-help availability, local support presence, accountability, application or development support, etc. According to TEC analysts, every company or government organization that wishes to migrate to, or implement an open source solution, should thoroughly understand what it will need to request in terms of sponsored development, support, consulting,