Stories by Joris Evers

Australia signs up for access to Microsoft source code

Australia has signed on to Microsoft Corp.'s Government Security Program (GSP), giving the Australian government access to the programming code underlying several versions of the Windows operating system, Microsoft said in a statement Thursday.

Written by Joris Evers15 Aug. 03 08:15

US Department of Defense Sets Open-Source Policy

The US Department of Defense (DOD) has issued a policy that officially authorises the use of open-source software at the department, a move open-source pundits say opens the door to more government use of open-source software.

Written by Joris Evers11 June 03 08:58