Computerworld UK: "The London Stock Exchange has said its new open source-based trading system will save it at least �10 million annually, as well as driving new business."
on 05/24/2010 – Made popular on 05/24/2010
he London Stock Exchange, which is currently in the process of moving its trading platforms to Linux, has lost its chief technology officer, Robin Paine. Anyone trying to contact Paine via email receives the following message, Robin Paine no longer works for the London Stock Exchange.
The Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) has announced that it is moving to an all Linux based trading platform when it relocates to Johannesburg. The JSE is following the example set by the London Stock Exchange, which in 2009 began the process of migrating to the Millenium Exchange system using Linux and Solaris based systems.
Tech Drive-in: "Project London movie is the triumph of community spirit, togetherness or whatever you call it over money. A team of online volunteers using free software, created the movie, Project London, with as many as 650 VFX shots!"
Worldlabel: "Can you save money by moving your business to GNU/Linux? The short answer is that you can. However, the long answer is that how much you save � or if you save at all � depends upon your resources and choices"