Penguin: Why open source is government’s ready-made pilot project

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Why open source is government’s ready-made pilot project

Phi Beta Iota: Worth a full read.  The author works for Elastic which is being screwed by Amazon (just as Amazon screwed Netflix and will eventually screw every IT vendor to the USG). USG lacks an Open Source Agency that could nurture the opens while keeping the legacy vendors honest.