"The Dutch parliament is set to discuss a plan to mandate use of
the Open Document Format at government agencies, a move which
observers have said could infuriate Microsoft.
"The proposal, to be heard on Wednesday, is part of a wider plan
to increase the sustainability of information and innovation, while
lowering costs through the reuse of data. Implementing the plan is
expected to cost €8.45m (£6.08m [US$12.4m]) between 2008