LinuxWorld Conference & Expo, Australia starts today.
“LinuxWorld Conference & Expo, Australia, is the worldâ€™s leading trade show and conference for management and IT professionals, to learn about Linux and open source applications, solutions, ROI and Total Cost of Ownership.”
Here’s some other interesting info from digging through a few sites.
NSW State Revenue Office claims 83% reduction in costs under Linux
“The tax collection agency has declared it would rather switch desktop operating systems than lock itself into Microsoft’s licensing regime…”
“As soon as support ends for XP, we will look at moving to Linux [desktops],” Babhoota said…
Linux 40 per cent cheaper than Windows, exclaims IBM
“Linux’s total cost of operation (TCO) is typically 40 percent lower than Windows, according to an IBM-sponsored report from the Robert Frances Group (RFG), publicized by IBM last week…”