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Replacing Linux with Windows Saves 1 Million Pounds

Dec 04, 2008, 13:03 (5 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Stephen Withers)

"And while we're looking for feedback, what do you experts have to say about Fleming's claim that "We also felt vulnerable to security breaches because of the less stringent authentication protocols compared with Microsoft Windows"?

"As for "We also don't miss the complaints about sluggish performance, applications seizing up, and disappearing icons that we used to get with open source", that sounds just like my Windows PC!

"Another part of the money-saving equation seems to be that increasing the number of Windows based systems reduced the total licence fee by 20 percent.

"That sounds odd to me. You'd have thought that adding at least 500 licences would increase, not decrease the cost."

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