Open-Source Support Survey

Discussion in 'NZ Computing' started by Lawrence D'Oliveiro, Nov 16, 2009.

  1. Public-sector agencies identify lack of support as a barrier to adoption of
    Open Source
    <http://computerworld.co.nz/news.nsf/news/07EBF01AF2B74A8ACC25766F006EA384>.

    The demand is there, all it needs is people to supply it.
     
    Lawrence D'Oliveiro, Nov 16, 2009
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  2. Lawrence D'Oliveiro

    peterwn Guest

    On Nov 17, 12:16 pm, Lawrence D'Oliveiro <l...@geek-
    central.gen.new_zealand> wrote:
    > Public-sector agencies identify lack of support as a barrier to adoption of
    > Open Source
    > <http://computerworld.co.nz/news.nsf/news/07EBF01AF2B74A8ACC25766F006E...>.
    >
    > The demand is there, all it needs is people to supply it.


    They probably will not pay more because of parity problems with those
    used to MS products only. This is despite less support being required
    for open source, hence less cost all round.
     
    peterwn, Nov 17, 2009
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