"Sardinia's bill is not yet officially law, but it
looks like it will become so. "The new law will reduce costs, boost
local software enterprises, and encourage experimentation and
innovation," says Massimo Dadea, an official responsible for
general affairs, reports Computerworld.
"Meanwhile, technology officials or representatives of open
source software centers from China, Hong Kong, India, Japan, Macau,
Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore and Thailand have signed an
agreement to promote open source software in their respective
Some of the products that appear on this site are from companies from which QuinStreet receives compensation. This compensation may impact how and where products appear on this site including, for example, the order in which they appear. QuinStreet does not include all companies or all types of products available in the marketplace.