The difficulty arises when the contractor engages in false-claims practice by improperly marketing and selling GOTS
software products as COTS, charging a repetitive commercial fee for each use.
The result is a COTS platform that can be sold that way or can be turned into a full-custom or GOTS package with the proper software.
Now that COTS, GOTS and modified GOTS have been defined and we have taken a quick look at the pros and cons of each, how do you know which one is right for you?
While any business can sell products that contain some GOTS
-certified textile and can properly display the GOTS
logo, very few companies have been certified for manufacturing," says Michael Penny, Savvy Rest's President.
(or Global Organic Textile Standard) is a standard of International Working Group on Global Organic Textile Standard.
Alessandra Borghi, Commercial Director, KIIAN, explains, "At KIIAN, we have extended our commitment to sustainable production by gaining the approval of GOTS
and by complying with the world leading eco-certification standards/RSL for textile.
Historically, around 50 percent of Booz Allen's development efforts were related to writing custom software to enable the integration of COTS and GOTS
," said Dale.
s first solely organic fabric designer to get certified to GOTS
COTS and GOTS
Application Integration -- Bivio's network appliance platforms are high-performance, programmable network devices that combines groundbreaking scalable hardware architecture with a software platform that includes a standard Linux-based execution environment and a comprehensive set of networking features.
There were 163 GOTS
certified textile units in Pakistan during 2010.
have been developed recently by the certifying bodies IVN, JOCA, Soil Association and OTA.
This POSIX conformance allows the IDM to execute a number of GOTS
(government-off-the-shelf) packages which require full POSIX process model support as specified by the JTA-A (which mandates POSIX .