[nSLUG] NS OSS Foundation??
odoepner at gmail.com
Fri Mar 2 08:57:51 AST 2007
I think this is a great idea. I have worked over the last years for a
company in Germany that initiated a regional Open Source foundation as a
platform for FOSS in the governmental and small business sector.
They organize an annual conference with use case presentations and so
on. The name is "OpenSaar" because the region is the "Saarland" in
Southwest Germany: http://www.opensaar.de/
Here are some interesting pointers concerning FOSS in the governmental
Free and Open Source Software Overview and Preliminary Guidelines for
the Government of Canada (ironically an ASP site):
Munich - windows to Linux Migration Guide:
Center of Open Source & Government
An article about Windows-to-Linux Desktop Migration:
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