Open Source is an assurance of innovation and sovereignty
By way of introduction, I’d like to recap some facts and figures, just as I did during the World e-Gov forum mid October. In the first place, it seems to me absolutely essential to remind ourselves of the astounding speed at which people are adopting technology on a personal level. While a hundred years had to elapse between the invention of the fixed telephone line and its becoming a common household commodity, it only took a fifth of that time for personal computers to become an essential item, and only a tenth for the mobile phone. .