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VNUnet: Police Pilot Linux Desktops

Oct 15, 2002, 17:30 (4 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Peter Williams)

"West Yorkshire Police has taken delivery of its first Linux desktop computers, as part of a trial of the operating sytem for English and Welsh police forces.

"The force is working with Netproject, which is looking at issues associated with migration to desktop Linux for the UK Police IT Organisation (Pito).

"Part of the trial involves migrating existing police applications to Linux and making use of open source software..."

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