Techworld: South African Tax Office Goes Linux
Apr 26, 2005, 21:15 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Samantha Perry)
[ Thanks to Jason
Greenwood for this link. ]
"The open-source movement has received another boost with an
announcement from the South African Revenue Service that is will
migrate its SAP system onto Linux.
"SARS has awarded the server platform portion of its tender to
Novell/SuSE Linux, which will run on Dell hardware in terms of a
pre-existing hardware supply contract. The support and maintenance
part of the tender has yet to be awarded, says SARS CIO, Ken
Jarvis, but this will go to a local Novell partner..."