- The attraction is the price tag, or the savings aren't real (Wrong!)
- There's no support (Wrong!)
- It's a legal minefield (Wrong!)
- It isn't for mission-critical applications (Wrong!)
- It isn't ready for the desktop (Wrong!)
And while the first myth was about price, I believe we'll continue to see more "wins" for free / open source software as IT budgets continue to tighten. It may not be about price, but the low costs and big savings are hard to ignore.