[ILUG] Government use of OSS
tim at maths.tcd.ie
Thu Mar 5 23:55:10 GMT 2009
On Thursday 05 March 2009 12:06:54 Niall O Broin wrote:
> > Anyone got an estimate of how much the government might save
> > if it went over to open source software?
> Do we subtract the amount it'd lose by pissing off Microsoft so that
> they pulled out of Ireland, or is that a separate budget?
I agree that that is something to take into account.
But other countries seem to have gone along the OSS route.
Did MS pull out in those cases?
More information about the ILUG