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ZDNet Asia: CompTIA ‘Respects’ S’pore Ministry’s OpenOffice Initiative

[ Thanks to Fletcher for this link.
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“A senior official from industry group CompTIA which counts
Microsoft and Novell as members, says he ‘respects’ the Singapore
Defense Ministry’s (Mindef) decision to use OpenOffice.

“Michael Mudd, Asia-Pacific director of public policy at CompTIA
(Computing Technology Industry Association), said it was
‘interesting’ to hear Mindef’s director of CIO office Cheok Beng
Teck, articulate his choice of OpenOffice based on cost…”


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