Open-source software and creative commons-licensed materials offer important opportunities for the smaller organisation to enhance their digital capabilities. But are there drawbacks with such free resources? This guide provides definitions and examples along with a review of what to consider when using open source and creative commons software and materials.
92. What are the pros and cons of my organisation switching to free and open-source digital tools and software?
Considerable cost savings can be made using the many popular open-source digital tools and software, but there are some drawbacks.