British Royal Navy Submarines Now Run Windows
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"In the article, it is claimed that this decision will save UK
taxpayers £22m over the next ten years. The installation of
the new system apparently took just 18 days on the HMS Vigilant.
According to the BAE Systems press release from 2005, the overall
cost of the rollout was £24.5m for all eleven nuclear
submarines of the Vanguard, Trafalgar and Swiftsure classes. Talk
about staying with the sinking ship."
Slashdotters are in good form today--the comments had me
laughing out loud--ed.