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Computerworld Australia: IAG Dives Into Open Source, Gives Code Back

Jun 21, 2005, 13:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Rodney Gedda)

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"Without a formal policy governing free software use, one of Australia's largest general insurers has developed an application using free software and in the process has given code fixes back to the community.

"When one of Insurance Australia Group's (IAG) motor vehicle subsidiaries, Swann Insurance, wanted dealers to process insurance requests during a sale, the decision was made to develop a Java-based Web application in-house for an exact fit..."

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