[Talk] [Fwd: Open Source Briefing - Report & THANKS]
conz at cyber.com.au
Fri Dec 20 10:20:42 EST 2002
On Thu, Dec 19, 2002 at 10:56:18PM +1100, Steve Jenkin wrote:
> I would like any feedback/ideas from AUUG members in general.
> We (AUUG) need to start thinking of getting together an "open source briefing kit"
> especially for State Govt's & local councils. Any hints/pointers thankfully
The following threads are in motion:
1) AUUG is putting together a 'Primer' for the attendees of the
forthcoming NOIE event on Linux and Open Source:
This will cover much of the material needed to be an MIS-level briefing
document on Open Source for .gov types. This primer will be supplied to
all the attendees of the NOIE symposium.
I should have this ready as a first-draft in the second week of January. I
can send this through to you for review and re-use.
2) Open Source Victoria (www.osv.org.au) are working on a document which
will essentially do the same, but at a more technical level, targeting
systems people in government and business. This document will be made
available to all interested parties, for review and re-use.
I should have this ready as a first-draft by about March.
Hope this helps.
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