December 10, 2003

Open Source Software for 500K UK civil servants

Chris writes " reports: Following a deal between Sun Microsystems and the Office of Government Commerce, it may be a possibility that Open Source Software could be used on desktop computers for the entire UK Civil Service - for all 500,000 Civil Servants. Initially being trialled, Sun's software could become widespread if it proves a more cost-effective alternative to proprietary software solutions from Microsoft..."



  • Government
Click Here!