Boy Scouts of America Look to Open-Source Community for Help
Jun 10, 2008, 13:30 (9 Talkback[s])
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"Scouts honor--the 98-year-old Boy Scouts of America (BSA)
organization is adopting open-source software as a path to building
better software to support the almost 3 million scouts and 1.1
million adults who make up the group.
"Faced with the need for a streamlined, organized way for its
more than 121,000 local scout troops to find and use software for
fundraisers, event registration, facilities maintenance and more,
the Irving, Texas-based BSA last month launched a Web site to begin
its BSA Open Source Initiative..."