Barcelona city officials have voted to shut the door on Microsoft Windows in favor of the Linux operating system and open source technology.
The city hopes to save money from proprietary software license fees and to build a specialized library of open source applications targeting the needs of government workers. Its goal is to encourage specialized open source solutions throughout governmental agencies in Spain.
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