OK, brace yourself. Let’s talk about the issue that inevitably causes everyone to become squeamish. Budget, hourly rate, time and material, fixed bid, etc. – you have heard the pricing terminology before. It is no secret that Drupal and open-source in general has struck a positive chord with organizations of all sizes. Why? One undeniable factor is because it’s free – pretty cool, hey. You can download, poke around, and tire-kick as long as you desire.