Jason Monty

Jason Monty

Deployments Officer, Stabilisation Unit
I've been based in DFID for ten years and have a keen interest in technology and development. An avid follower of web 2.0, new media and social networking, I'm currently working on a number of IT projects within my current post.

Free open source software – a big opportunity for all

Posted 18 March 2009

The UK Government's recent reminder that it plans to accelerate the use of open source software in public services is a pleasant reminder to open source enthusiasts just how far this type of software has come in recent years. For those that do not know open source essentially defines an approach to writing software that; [...]