Russian Ministry of Health to Replace Microsoft and Oracle Products with Linux and PostgreSQL

Posted by thesilviu on Aug 7, 2014 9:15 PM EDT
Softpedia; By Silviu Stahie
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The Russian government is considering the replacement of Microsoft and Oracle products with Linux and open source counterparts, at least for the Ministry of Health.

Russia has been slapped with a large number of sanctions by the European Union and the United States, which means that they are going to respond. One of the ways they can do that is by stopping the authorities from buying Microsoft licenses or prolonging existing ones.

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