ConsortiumInfo: Hands Across the Water: Open Source and Open Standards
Jun 16, 2006, 01:30 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Andy Updegrove)
"Having the latest computer technology is great. But what
e-government users from the public sector as well as citizens
really want is software interoperability. Unfortunately IT managers
still only pay lip service to such interoperability, concludes a
European project assessing today's open-source movement.
"So reads the lead paragraph of an article called Brainstorming
ways to push open source at a European Website, reporting on the
conclusions of a project called FLOSSPOLS, launched to support
Free/Libre/Open Source Software policy support in Europe..."