Daily Archives: June 25, 2013

EU Pushes For Open Standards in IT

The EU tells it like it is in a new release. It’s not only hot air. They do the maths. “Working with standards – rather than specifying a single ICT brand, tool, system, or product – when procuring ICT systems … Continue reading

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The 99th Reason To Migrate To FLOSS and GNU/Linux

Christine Hall thinks M$’s penchant for assisting US government agencies with vulnerabilities of WindowsTM on hundreds of millions of PCs around the world may be the last straw for users of IT who value security. Combined with the NSA leaks, … Continue reading

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Saudi Arabia Gets FLOSS

Many years ago I worked in Saudi Arabia helping to develop and to produce radiopharmaceuticals. Information technology globally was just getting into the PC age and we used PDP11 minicomputers at work. I was pleasantly surprised to see Saudi Arabia … Continue reading

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