3rd Millennium Opts for Open Source Licensing Model in New Role as Software Provider | GenomeWeb

Bioinformatics consulting firm 3rd Millennium has cited its customized approach to technology development — rather than shrink-wrapped software solutions — as the reason for its continued success in the otherwise struggling commercial bioinformatics market. So when it came time to consider making some of its software available on a standalone basis, the company saw only one logical licensing option: Make it freely available under the General Public License.

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