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French Education Ministry Completes Migration to Red Hat

Sep 05, 2007, 16:30 (0 Talkback[s])

"France's ministry for education has migrated 2,500 servers across its 30 local education authorities to Red Hat Enterprise Linux, in line with the ministry's open-source investment strategy to avoid problems associated with vendor lock-in.

"The ministry said that in order to avoid the growing costs associated with proprietary licences and forced upgrade cycles it was migrating to open standards-based software and hardware solutions, ensuring interoperability and vendor independence for its IT systems..."

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