October 16, 2018
Hot Topics:

India's Effort to Adopt Open Source Standards Draws Fire

  • January 19, 2010
  • By Developer.com Staff

Open source lobbyists and experts in India are criticizing the government's proposed plan to adopt open technology standards and software.

According to a report from Economic Times reporter Harsimran Singh, recent draft recommendations favor large corporations such as Microsoft over open technology.

The Economic Times acquired a leaked copy of the most recent proposal from an anonymous source.

If implemented, Singh reported that the Chairman of the Free Software Foundation of India Dr G Nagarajan said the government's plan would not favor open standards.

View Article

Comment and Contribute


(Maximum characters: 1200). You have characters left.



Enterprise Development Update

Don't miss an article. Subscribe to our newsletter below.

By submitting your information, you agree that developer.com may send you developer offers via email, phone and text message, as well as email offers about other products and services that developer believes may be of interest to you. developer will process your information in accordance with the Quinstreet Privacy Policy.


Thanks for your registration, follow us on our social networks to keep up-to-date