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Page Statement on Cabinet meeting of 21 February 2007
 
File POLICY ON FREE and OPEN SOURCE SOFTWARE USE for SOUTH AFRICAN GOVERNMENT
also available at https://www.gov.za/documents/policy-free-and-open-source-software-use-south-african-government
File FREE OPEN SOURCE SOFTWARE IMPLEMENTATION Charter Sept 2009
 
File How Free and Open Source Software and Open Content (FOSS/OC) is Linked to Development
Appendix D to POLICY ON FREE and OPEN SOURCE SOFTWARE USE for SOUTH AFRICAN GOVERNMENT
File FOSS Policy Implementation Strategy
Appendix B to "POLICY ON FREE and OPEN SOURCE SOFTWARE USE for SOUTH AFRICAN GOVERNMENT"
File FOSS SECURITY ISSUES
Appendix E to POLICY ON FREE and OPEN SOURCE SOFTWARE USE for SOUTH AFRICAN GOVERNMENT
File MINIMUM INTEROPERABILITY STANDARDS (MIOS) for Information Systems in Government
 
File ODF migration guidelines
Guidelines to migrate to to Open Document Format according to MIOS (Minimum Interoperability Standards)
File FOSS Multi-stakeholder Conference Declaration
Appendix C to POLICY ON FREE and OPEN SOURCE SOFTWARE USE for SOUTH AFRICAN GOVERNMENT
File FOSS advisory document
Free/Libre & Open Source Software and Open Standards in South Africa A Critical Issue for Addressing the Digital Divide National Advisory Council on Innovation Open Software Working Group July 2004 Version 2.6.9
File Open Source Software and the Information Society
Policy and strategy recommendations to the Presidential National Commission of the Republic of South Africa
File Government‐Wide Enterprise Architecture (GWEA) Framework Implementation Guide
 
File National Treasury SCM Circular No 3 of 2017 and 2018
"Software, Products and Services Cost Containment Project Implementation" It dictates how the SITA SCM OEM CIRCULAR 1 OF 2017/2018, commonly referred to as 'the framework agreement' can be applied.
File SITA SCM OEM CIRCULAR 1 OF 2017/2018
This is commonly referred to as 'the framework agreement' and its implementation is determined by NATIONAL TREASURY SCM CIRCULAR NO 3 of 2017/2018. This is relevant to the FOSS GIS debate because ESRI and Oracle are on this list. While its purpose is cost-saving, it has been abused to enable ELA renewals in inappropriate situations. And FOSS options, which provide the greatest cost saving of all, are not even on the list.
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