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OpenEnterpriseTrends: World Bank Report Offers Open Source Insights

Mar 01, 2004, 17:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Vance McCarthy)

[ Thanks to Matt for this link. ]

"The World Bank recently issued a report on Open Source software, providing international agencies and governments some instructive guidelines on the its use of Open Source, and how best to implement Open Source solutions to tie in with existing commercial software from IBM, Microsoft, Oracle and others.

"The report, 'Open Source Software: Perspectives for Development,' was prepared by The Dravis Group for the World Bank's infoDev Symposium, and includes some notable advice for how IT-constrained foreign firms might explore Open Source options. The report also contains wisdom that even some seasoned U.S.-based firms might benefit from..."

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