Majority of German companies use open source software

Monday 13 September 2021 | 17:33 CET | News
Seventy-one percent of German companies use open source software, according to a survey conducted by the digital association Bitkom. The use is likely to increase in the coming years, it added. Only 7 percent of the respondents were critical or negative about open source, two-thirds (67%) said they would interested in using such software and a further 25 percent are undecided. Bitkom conducted the survey asking 1,152 companies with 20 or more employees. 

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Companies: Bitkom
Countries: Germany
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