|Jeremy Hylton : weblog : 2004-02-02|
Monday, February 02, 2004
Rob Page made the CMSWatch list of "20 Leaders to Watch in 2004:"
Sometimes open-source guys wear suits. For Rob Page, ex-U.S. Marine and head of Zope Corporation (founders of the open-source Zope platform), 2004 will likely be "all business" as the company sheds some of its extraneous Python R&D work to focus on content management modules. While much of the global Zope community's CMS development energy shifts to the lighterweight (but quite usable) Plone spin-off, Zope Corporation is placing a big bet on semi-commercial software add-ons -- under "visible source" licensing terms -- targeted for specific industries, like media and higher education....
Noted by Paul Everitt. CMSWatch is run by Barry's neighbor Tony Byrne.