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German ministry hellbent on taking back control of 'digital sovereignty', cutting dependency on Microsoft

Teiwaz Silver badge

"I wish them luck but we all know the inevitable backhanders and brown envelopes will stop this in it's tracks."

It seems to have done so at city level but maybe not at national govt. level. Microsoft can't open regional offices all over Germany.

I suppose at the very least it might panic MS into giving better rates for a new contract.

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