eWeek: Australian City Agency Switches to Sun's StarOffice
Aug 19, 2004, 14:30 (0 Talkback[s])
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"Sun Microsystems on Wednesday announced another customer win
away from Microsoft. This time, the Australian government of New
South Wales will migrate 1,500 of its users in the Roads and
Traffic Authority from Microsoft Outlook to Sun's StarOffice
productivity suite and Messaging products.
"The move, which aims to increase security and reduce escalating
software and maintenance costs, is expected to result in projected
annual cost savings of 20 percent, or $1.5 million ($2 million AUS)