__/ [ B Gruff ] on Thursday 30 March 2006 14:09 \__
> Bristol Council (UK btw) reckons that simply switching to StarOffice will
> save £1,000,000 (about ($1.75M) over the next 5 years, even taking into
> account all the retraining and support etc.
> That's over 1M saved out of the 1.7M (UKP) that it would have cost to stay
> with MS Office, 5,500 users.
> Is the writing on the wall?
> ..... and does it still say "Mene, mene....."?:-)
I believe it was you who spread out these excellent news when it was still in
the stage of proposal. I believe that Birmingham and Manchester are no
exception either. The Penguins are taking over the country. And it's not Dom
Joly in a Penguin suit...