Quebec broke law in buying Microsoft software

Thursday, June 03 2010 @ 11:00 pm CST

Contributed by: Linegod

Quebec's government broke the law by buying software from Microsoft without considering offers from other vendors, the province's Superior Court has ruled.

The decision was in regards to a suit filed in March 2008 by Savoir Faire Linux, a small Montreal-based firm that deals in open-source software.

Read the full thing at http://www.cbc.ca/technology/story/2010/06/03/quebec-microsoft-lawsuit.html


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