Linked by Thom Holwerda on Mon 27th Nov 2006 10:55 UTC, submitted by Jean Claude
Linux French députés' offices will be equipped with a Linux operating system and open source productivity software. There will be 1154 French parliamentary workstations running on an open source OS, with, Firefox and an open source email client.
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RE[3]: Nice...
by NotParker on Mon 27th Nov 2006 20:06 UTC in reply to "RE[2]: Nice..."
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The double tragedy of Munich is not only the extra 12,000,000 its that only 80% of the desktops can be moved to Linux. 20% will stay with Windows XP to run applications like AutoCAD.

That will cause extra costs to run two OS infrastrutures.

Munich is great lesson for business. Linux is expensive.

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