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Spain's Extremadura Moves 40,000 PCs to Linux

Jan 25, 2012, 15:07 (0 Talkback[s])

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"Teodomiro Cayetano López, Extremadura's CIO (Chief Information Officer), confirmed on January 23rd that the administration of Spain's autonomous region will move all their desktop PCs to Debian Linux.

"'The project is really advanced and we hope to start the deployment the next spring, finishing it in December.' said Teodomiro Cayetano López in the press release, referring to the Debian distribution that will be installed on all 40,000 computers.

"The Extremadura administration's computers will receive the same Debian Linux OS used by the region's public health services and schools for about five years now, LinEx."

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