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ZDNet Asia: Call for M'sian Govt to Rethink Open Source Policy

Sep 29, 2005, 22:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Cordelia Lee)

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"A heated controversy surrounding the government's procurement policy has surfaced in the country, as some industry players voice dissatisfaction over a preference-based procurement policy that leans toward open source.

"Industry bodies including the Association of the Computer and Multimedia Industry Malaysia (Pikom) and Computing Technology Industry Association (CompTIA) are calling for the Malaysian government to review its criteria for software purchases..."

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