Case: US Department of Defense: Enlisting Open Source Applications.
1. Summarize the case from the perspective of a company looking to do business with the Department of Defense and their ability to use open source interfaces.
2. Analyze the use of open source software and compare and contrast it with platforms such as Windows and/or Apple’s OS’s. Why would a company select open source over a paid and supported system?
3. Is the government more or less at-risk by using open sourced platforms than proprietary systems? Explain your answer and support it with scholarly sources.
*NOTE: Please answer each question with a minimum of 250 word count. Place answers underneath each question when writing the paper. The case review is on page 148-149 on the attached file. Use APA format to include in-text citations and a reference page. Use a minimum of 2 references. Thanks you!