The Modesto Bee: City, County Go High-Tech to Better Serve

“Meanwhile, the county’s new Web-based program probably will go
unnoticed by most taxpayers, even though it is saving them money,
said Richard S. Robinson, the county’s director of Strategic
Business Technology.

“The Linux server now in use by the county helps manage its
finances, Robinson said. Linux is a free program that, among other
things, turns small computers into servers–which direct the flow
of information between dozens of computers…”