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

McGruber writes: Over at Bloomberg Businessweek (, Paul Ford explains that the debacle known as 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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