[clug] Any Public Service organisations using Linix desktop
andOpen Office? [SEC=UNCLASSIFIED]
Roppola, Antti - BRS
Antti.Roppola at brs.gov.au
Thu Jul 3 04:20:44 GMT 2008
It (should) be all about risk and savings:
- Would changing to Linux result in savings? Maybe.
- Would changing to Linux result in exposure to risk? Yes. (the
incumbent seem to work well enough, why take chances?)
- To proceed the savings would need to be conmensurate with the risk.
- The tipping point comes with increasing the savings and/or reducing
A more likely scenario is that something disruptive like software as a
change the rules. Far better to antipate tomorrow's issues than consider
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