Microsoft wins £500m NHS contract

Posted by ingridm on Nov 3, 2004 6:37 AM EDT
ZDNet UK; By Ingrid Marson
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The NHS has awarded a nine-year software contract to Microsoft, a week after the OGC sang the praises of open-source alternatives. The contract involves Microsoft providing its operating system, desktop products and bespoke software to the NHS. Microsoft is expected to create bespoke software which will allow the NHS' current clinical technology to run more smoothly on the Windows operating system.

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