Former CIO of Swiss Intellectual Property Institute praises open source

Public administrations need not fear switching to open source, says Matthias Günter, until last month CIO of the Swiss Federal Institute of Intellectual Property. “Wherever we use it, after the usual careful selection that we apply to any software implementation, it proves its worth.”

An article for the EC’s Joinup project, published on 01 October 2012. Read it here.

Gijs Hillenius
Context for Digital Government

Policy specialist on open source in public services, knowlegde transfer expert