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Open source gets European boost

Discussion in 'Information Technology' started by shabbir, Jan 18, 2007.

  1. shabbir

    shabbir Administrator Staff Member

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    The European Commission has added its voice to the debate about the use of open source software.

    A report funded by the Commission concludes that the software could offer considerable savings to organisations with little effect on their business.

    The report found that in "almost all" cases long-term costs could be reduced by switching from proprietary software produced by firms such as Microsoft.

    However, it warned that a move to open source could increase short term costs.

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