NewsForge: Barcelona Embracing Open Source
Jul 26, 2004, 16:00 (1 Talkback[s])
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"The city of Barcelona--Spain's second largest city--recently
announced it will be phasing out its current Windows NT
infrastructure in favor of open source software, according to
IBLNEWS and other prominent Spanish-language news outlets.
"Barcelona's move comes after the German city of Munich took
this same path more than a year ago, in a high-profile battle in
which Microsoft executives personally visited city officials to
make a counteroffer..."