Daily Archives: July 21, 2012

Fighting Lock-in – A Report From the Trenches

Municipal offices that turn to FLOSS for IT often encounter documents from external sources using that other OS and its office suite. “in effect, administrations that do not use open standards are working against those that do” This is one … Continue reading

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Schools Love GNU/Linux

I discovered GNU/Linux works well in schools in 2000. Many other schools have found the same thing repeatedly: “Low cost and the ease of management are the main advantages” I remember one of the last laboratories I set up. It … Continue reading

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