Moneyweb: Major Medical Scheme Moves to Open Source

[ Thanks to Matt for
this link. ]

“Medscheme, the largest medical aid administrator in southern
Africa, recently made history, saved money and substantially
improved its performance by upgrading its IT infrastructure. The
project saw Medscheme upgrading its hardware, operating systems,
storage arrays and database all at once, without disrupting its
business processes or taking its operational systems offline.

“Founded in 1971, Medscheme is a black-empowered, South
African-owned business operating in South Africa, Mauritius,
Namibia, Swaziland and Zimbabwe…”