Largo Still Loves Linux

“This small city on Florida’s Gulf Coast runs one of the most
cost-effective municipal IT departments around. I last wrote about
Largo’s Linux-based client-server network in 2002. A lot has
changed for Largo’s computer-using city employees since then, and
even more changes are in the works.

“Largo system administrator Dave Richards and his coworkers are
excited about bringing the 3-D Compiz-Fusion desktop to Largo. They
currently have about 30 users testing it, and other city employees
who have seen the demo desktops are begging to have it available on
their accounts, too, so a citywide rollout is only a matter of