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Large Redmond Collider: CERN reveals plan to shift from Microsoft to open-source code after tenfold license fee hike

JassMan Silver badge

That probably accounts for the 10 fold increase. A few bean counters can't cope with Linux 'cos they might accidentally see a command line so they need Windows. MS demands that they pay for every single seat in the organization 'cos you know the techies might cheat and run Windows just so they can see what they are not missing. Run it once, but you have to pay a lifetime subscription.

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