Australian IT: State Pilots Desktop Open Source
Mar 02, 2004, 23:30 (0 Talkback[s])
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Open-source pilots in the NSW government are gathering momentum,
with the Department of Commerce the latest agency to kick the tyres
of desktop applications.
"The Commerce pilot follows a Roads and Traffic Authority
announcement last month that it was evaluating an open-source
desktop productivity suite.
"NSW IT and Commerce Minister John Della Bosca has been
advocating the use of open source in NSW government