A hosting operation manager’s challenging week with open source messaging security software


In last week’s blog post, I discussed how open source messaging security solutions are not really “free,” as many would believe. These solutions have associated operational, capital and productivity costs that are often overlooked and in the end, might even cost you much more than a good commercial solution.

Have a look at our short video below; it highlights a week in the life of Dave, a hosting operations manager. Our hero has to deal with a number of these hidden open source cost issues over a very challenging week. Dave decides to… well, I won’t ruin the movie for you. Have a look and then we can talk about what you can do to lower your costs of operating open source anti-malware.



Want to hear more about the subject? Commtouch will be presenting at the cPanel Conference in Houston, Texas, October 5-7. We hope to see you there! If you’re also attending and would like to schedule a meeting with a member of our team, please email us at bizdev@commtouch.com.

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