Roy Schestowitz wrote:
> Video: Open source government
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> | Open source is answering the call at government agencies on all levels
> | as they look for opportunities to carve out costs and improve security,
> | transparency, public participation, and collaboration. Why? Open source
> | is stable, trustworthy, and secure, and Red Hat solutions are being used
> | across government agencies to create efficiencies, eliminate vendor
> | lock-in, meet mission-critical IT demands, and improve service delivery.
An open-source government should have *all* information flowing around, not
just technical/IT info. As a result, the government can be more honest
with the people.
I hope the Obama administration will not be very secretive. Unfortunately,
it is with the 'Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement' situation. It's
blocking documents from being released.