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I am doing a paper for my class and need to write about a company that is using open source software to perform business operations. Any ideas which company I can find most information about?
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Most companies use linux on their web servers...
Just an idea.
    
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But I need to write about a company that's using open source as its core software not just a server
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disney uses it if memory serves, does pixar (if they are still a company?)

IBM is a big supporter of it, but not sure if they use it on their workstations.
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Disney!! Thanks mate..
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Find TFB, ask him?
    
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DreamWorks SKG, Pixar Animation Studios and Lucas Digital Ltd. LLCs Industrial Light and Magic

are others that moved with disney, but not sure if they use it still, but never know

iD software (producers of quake and doom) use to use linux as well, they still might, john carmack is pretty adamant about Linux and Open Source.
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WetaFX uses linux, thats Peter Jackson's company in New Zealand

I'm quite surprised at some of the movies that they've worked in

http://www.wetafx.co.nz/features

If you look at their job vacancies some require a knowledge of linux

http://www.wetafx.co.nz/jobs
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Many companies use Linux as an OS over Windows Have a look here:

Linux Adoption, Wikipedia
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