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Making Government IT Better - and Open

Dec 03, 2009, 06:04 (1 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Glyn Mody)

[ Thanks to e5rebel for this link. ]

"The fact that over the last few years it has started to make vague noises about doing so shows more that it's realised it looks pretty dumb compared to other governments as a consequence, not that it's serious about things. Indeed, it's still the case that closed-source software dominates government procurement. A leaked copy of the government's IT strategy has the following imaginative attempt to explain why that is:"

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