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Old 11-23-2012, 03:10 PM   #1
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LXer: Linux brings over 10 million savings for Munich


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Over 10 million (approximately 8 million or $12.8 million) has been saved by the city of Munich, thanks to its development and use of the city's own Linux platform. The calculation of savings follows a question by the city council's independent Free Voters (Freie Whler) group, which led to Munich's municipal LiMux project presenting a comparative budget calculation at the meeting of the city council's IT committee on Wednesday. The calculation compares the current overall cost of the LiMux migration with that of two technologically equivalent Windows scenarios: Windows with Microsoft Office and Windows with OpenOffice. Reportedly, savings amount to over 10 million.

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Old 11-23-2012, 03:47 PM   #2
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I see Munich has better politicians than Freiburg.

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