Asia Pulse/LinuxInsider: South Korea Steps Up Linux Use in Public Sector
Mar 29, 2005, 16:00 (0 Talkback[s])
"South Korea said today it will launch a government-wide
promotion to increase the free use of the Linux operating system in
the public sector, a move what analysts say could reduce the
dominance of Microsoft's Windows.
"The Ministry of Information and Communication said it will
provide a total of 3 billion won (US$2.95 million) [€2.27
million] for government agencies which want to use the Linux and
other open-source computer programs this year..."