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Heise Online: Hewlett-Packard and Novell come together in "Linux Kommunale" Initiative

Oct 27, 2004, 14:30 (0 Talkback[s])

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"The US computer manufacturer Hewlett-Packard and the software company Novell intend to join hands in Germany by responding jointly in future to bids for tenders by German public authorities. For this purpose the German branches of the two companies at the LinuxWorld fair unveiled their joint initiative termed Linux Kommunale [a pun on 'jointly and on a municipal level']. According to Hewlett-Packard, other partners to the initiative are, among others, the Office for the Promotion of the Economy of the Stuttgart Region in southern Germany and the Association of German Cities and Municipalities..."

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