Linux Today: Linux News On Internet Time.
Search Linux Today
Linux News Sections:  Developer -  High Performance -  Infrastructure -  IT Management -  Security -  Storage -
Linux Today Navigation
LT Home
Contribute
Contribute
Link to Us
Linux Jobs


Top White Papers

More on LinuxToday


Open Source Total Cost of Ownership 2.0

Dec 09, 2011, 15:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Glyn Moody)

[ Thanks to e5rebel for this link. ]

It's interesting to see this new report prepared for the Cabinet Office with the title "Total Cost of Ownership of Open Source Software", which has been released under the liberal Open Government License for public sector information.

This report is intended to provide a balanced assessment of the potential of open source software within the public sector based on evidence collected from those who have taken this path and from members of the community of firms offering support services to such public bodies. The audience we are addressing includes politicians and senior decision makers across central and local government, senior IT managers and the supplier communities.

Complete Story