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+ - Open source 'wasn't available' two years ago, says UK gov IT project chief->

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An anonymous reader writes "The head of delivery for the UK's Department for Work and Pensions’ (DWP) flagship welfare reform project, Universal Credit, has said that the department didn’t adopt open source and web-based technologies at the beginning of the project because “such things weren’t available” two and a half years ago.
It is worse than the Healthcare.gov debacle...."

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Open source 'wasn't available' two years ago, says UK gov IT project chief

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