ComputerWeekly: Bristol City Council Ditches MS for StarOffice

“Bristol City Council expects to save £1.4m
[US$2.6/€2.0 million] over the next five years by switching to
StarOffice desktop applications.

“The council sees the move as part of an ongoing drive to meet
the government’s requirements for improved efficiency in the public
sector as set out in the Gershon Review…”

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Bristol Ponders Switch to StarOffice
(Oct 24, 2004)