The LiMux Project

The German city of Munich is migrating its computers to open source and GNU/Linux, both on desktops and servers. Rather than lowering IT costs, the main motive is the desire for strategic independence from software suppliers. In May 2008, the city released its Wollmux template management system as open source software under the EUPL on the OSOR platform.

More on OSOR.eu and Munich’s website.

Tracking Linux adoption on a global scale is available in Wikipedia here.

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