One Pro: Since they can leverage up to 80% of software's foundation, service providers' software experts spend their time focusing on the 20% of code that differentiates or integrates applications. With no need to continually reinvent the software wheel, operators can more rapidly release new applications and updates.
One Con: Service providers should adopt agile methodologies and DevOps to maximize open source's acceleration abilities. Existing staff may not have these skills, requiring CSPs to train current employees or recruit these already hard-to-find professionals.
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