Brazilan State Mandates Preference To ODF

Posted by muktware on Dec 21, 2011 2:37 PM EDT
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The government of the State of Rio de Janeiro, the second largest state in Brazil, passed a new law which mandates public entities and companies in Rio de Janeiro to give preference to open document formats, in particular ODF. The publication of Law #5978/2011 was celebrated in an official event with representatives from the government, several state companies, and the FLOSS community.

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