We learned via PortalLinux
the Generalitat Valenciana has completed the migration of 120,000 computers LibreOffice , including administration and schools, which the Valencian government will save on software licenses 1.5 million per year .
As detailed in the original source, migration from Microsoft Office to LibreOffice began in the second half of 2012, ending on Friday. The estimated savings is far 1.3 million . In the words of Sofia Belles, Director General of Information Technology, “ installation of the free office suite is part of the regional government’s strategic commitment to the use of free software. This will not only help you save licensing costs, but also stimulates the development of the local ICT industry, promotes the use of Valencian in the digital world and improves interoperability and security of the IT systems management. “
the story ends here, is that many of these facilities are used LibreOffice through LliureX, educational distribution of the Valencian Comunitata who recently told you about in depth. And attention to the data, because this system would be installed and 110,000 computers and since its launch in 2005 would have been a savings 30 million .
No doubt that this is great news, which you could find the dark side if you mix it with politics … For that reason, we will not do that. Harvested and enjoy what … LibreOffice attention too, which is that ‘what peta’.