The government of Venezuela which supplies computers, was caught agreeing to buy 205K licences for “7″ despite its own policies to prefer FLOSS. The blast in a blog by COLIBRIS is quite thorough and debunks all the usual myths trotted out to prop up the monopoly. They demand a reversal and other action. “
Besides debunking the myths, they list their own facts: “
Amen. They left out that M$ is evil but I guess one could sum it up that way. The sad thing is that after decades of monopoly people still have to prod others to fight for freedom. It should be obvious that promoting that other OS is weird/unnatural. The world can and does make its own software cooperatively.
I recommend Debian GNU/Linux for many reasons including having more control over IT. Allowing a remote corporation to run our IT is unnecessary, dangerous and wasteful.
VIT Cantv and Bs 53.7 million spent to buy Windows licenses: Why we disagree(Google Translation)