Forgot your password?
typodupeerror
Linux Business The Almighty Buck Windows Linux IT

Munich Has Saved €4M So Far After Switch To Linux 370

Posted by Soulskill
from the gonna-be-a-good-oktoberfest-this-year dept.
New submitter Mojo66 writes "Mayor Ude reported today that the city of Munich has saved €4 million so far (Google translation of German original) by switching its IT infrastructure from Windows NT and Office to Linux and OpenOffice. At the same time, the number of trouble tickets decreased from 70 to 46 per month. Savings were €2.8M from software licensing and €1.2M from hardware because demands are lower for Linux compared to Windows 7."
This discussion has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

Munich Has Saved €4M So Far After Switch To Linux

Comments Filter:

For every bloke who makes his mark, there's half a dozen waiting to rub it out. -- Andy Capp

Working...