iTWeb: Standard Bank 'Still Backs Open Source'
Jul 25, 2005, 16:00 (2 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Iain Scott)
[ Thanks to Jason
Greenwood for this link. ]
"Standard Bank says a more than R100 million [US$15.1/€12.5
million] licensing agreement with Microsoft does not mean the bank
no longer supports open source.
"Yesterday the bank announced it had signed a licensing
agreement with Microsoft SA for the upgrade of its 42 000 platforms
over the next three-and-a-half years, with Dimension Data being
appointed large account reseller to assist with the licensing and
administration of Microsoft products at Standard Bank..."