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Benefits of Open Source in Education
Lower total cost of ownership (TCO).
Learn concepts, instead of train for products
Lower costs for students' home systems
Use older hardware
Open Source Educational Resources
Open Source Operating Systems
General Resources - School wide
Language Learning Tools
Open Source Software for Students
Prep to Grade 6
Grade 4 plus
Years 7 to 12
Catalog of Free and Open Source Software for Education
Open Source in Australian Education - Best Practice Guide
Malaysia to 'get ahead of its neighbours' in IT Through Open Source Software
75% of Businesses in the UK now considering Open Source Software
80% of Brazilian government to switch to Linux by 2006
Australia using Open Source format for Archiving.
Australian IT: Linux use to 'explode' in 2004
Australian Labor Party heads to Open Source
CIO Magazine: Open Source to be the dominant server platform
City of Munich to switch 14,000 desktops to Linux
Coles-Myer Piloting Linux Desktops
Consumer Electronics Industry Rallies Around Linux
Costs slashed with Linux and StarOffice
Danish Government launches Open Source Portal
Denmark urges govt support for Open Source
Developing World Needs Linux
Ernie Ball and Linux - Three Years on...
European Community Launches Open Source Migration Guidelines
Global IT firm predicts Linux will have 20% desktop market share by 2008
HSBC takes Linux to the Bank
IBM and Australian Commonwealth tech research agancy team on OSS
IBM bets US$2.9 Billion on Linux for Manufacturing Plant
Linux Is the Enterprise Operating System
Linux Server Deployments Up
Linux Server Sales up a Jawdropping 90%
Linux in Europe
Linux nears Windows XP usability
Linux the treatment for a healthier desktop
Merrill Lynch: Linux saves money
Microsoft Licensing - Paying for Thin Air ?
NZ firm puts Linux on desktops
OSV Official Complaint About SCO to the ACCC
Oracle has been recommending all customers deploy on Linux
Oracle to finance Linux apps by US$250 Million
Over 500 German government agencies using Open Source
Oxford University Research: Open Source Makes Better Software Sooner
Proprietary Tools the Wrong Choice
Samba 3 runs rings around Windows Server 2003 in file serving performance
Schools get 80,000 Linux desktops in Spain
South Australian Governent Looks at Open Source Law
Telstra says Linux Offers 65% Lower TCO (Updated)
The Dutch Government favours openness
Why Munich went with Linux
Zope 3 Development Sprint
OSIA: Informal Chat in Melbourne
OSV-VITTA Professional Development Presentation
OSV: Australian Computer Society Presentation
OSV: Global Trends in the Use of Open Source Technology
OSV: Preparing Open Source Vendor Booklet
OSV: Presentation at the VCE-IT Students Conferences
OSV: Presentation on Open Source at the ACS National Conference
Preparing Business Open Source Migration Guide
Australian Combined Resources Pty Ltd
Cybersource Pty. Ltd.
DCLABS Pty. Ltd.
Fluffy Spider Technologies
HPAD Website Hosting
Intelligent Business Optimisation Services
Ionix Technology Pty. Ltd.
Object Craft Pty. Ltd.
Perl Training Australia
PGTS Pty. Ltd.
Redfish Bluefish [Creative]
Saki Computer Services Pty. Ltd.
Shine Technologies Pty. Ltd.
Sound Logic Pty. Ltd.
Strategic Data Pty. Ltd.
Strategos Australia Pty. Ltd.
Technetics Consulting Pty. Ltd.
Unisolve Pty. Ltd.
Yawarra Information Appliances
$10,000 server software solution free: OSV makes offer to every Australian school
Microsoft Platforms Lost Australia $40 Million in Just One Day
OSV Believes SCO's Linux Claims Are Baseless
OSV Files Complaint against The SCO Group with ACCC
OSV Supports Open Computing for Government
OSV Welcomes ACT Government Procurement Bill
OSV and Phase N Launch O3: Bringing Open Document Format to Microsoft Office
OSV says $150,000,000 to be saved by Increased Competition in Government Software Procurement Policy
OSV to States: Follow Massachusetts in Open Document Standards
Open Source Victoria receives Next Wave Funding
Reports and Studies
Catalog of Free and Open Source Software for Small-Medium Enterprises
Tech Update: Administration and labor costs
Copyright and Patents FAQ
Linux vs. Windows Total Cost of Ownership Comparison
OSV Presents Paper to Enterprise Java Victoria Forum