Open source has taken the Internet world by storm. There was a time when the only way to get a software application was to go to the nearest store and buy a CDROM or download it from the Internet at a stout price. But today, with open source technology, there is a very interesting option available to people. With open source technology, they can download free software from the Internet and use it for their purposes.
Since the time the open source technology has made its presence felt in the world, there have been several debates on which of the two technologies – custom made and open source – are better. Each of them has their own pros and cons, and definitely their own legion of fans. Here are some points that might help you decide which technology you must opt for.