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+ - How to FIx Healthcare.GOV: Go Open-Source!-> 1

Submitted by McGruber
McGruber (1417641) writes "Over at Bloomberg Businessweek (http://www.businessweek.com/articles/2013-10-16/open-source-everything-the-moral-of-the-healthcare-dot-gov-debacle), Paul Ford explains that the debacle known as ealthcare.gov makes clear that it is time for the government to change the way it ships code: namely, by embracing the open source approach to software development that has revolutionized the technology industry."
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How to FIx Healthcare.GOV: Go Open-Source!

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  • I am sure mysql and a distro of debian off a webserver can easily handle the load without a sweat with no months of planning and software development.

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