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NE Asia: Tokyo's Meguro City Adopts Linux OS for Intranets

Jun 04, 2003, 04:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Kenichi Takebe)


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"The administrative office of Tokyo's Meguro City has begun operations of its new intranet system using Linux as the operating system to link with Windows PCs.

"The intranet system connects about 300 Windows PCs that are used by the city's employees.

"'We chose Linux due to our belief that it can reduce costs substantially for creating an intranet system. Indeed, we were able to save more than 5 million yen in the project,' said a manager responsible for information systems. (116.08 yen = US$1)..."

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