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Open Source Software Considerations for Law Enforcement
November/December 2010 (vol. 12 no. 6)
pp. 18-23
Mun-Wai Hon, Noblis Inc NVCC, Falls Church Sterling
Greg Russell, Noblis, Falls Church
Michael Welch, Noblis, Falls Church

Can law enforcement agencies leverage open source to benefit the communities they serve? In some areas, recommending open source solutions is easy. In others, the arguments for open source solutions are less clear.

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Index Terms:
Open source, free and open source software, software, information technology, law enforcement
Citation:
Mun-Wai Hon, Greg Russell, Michael Welch, "Open Source Software Considerations for Law Enforcement," IT Professional, vol. 12, no. 6, pp. 18-23, Nov.-Dec. 2010, doi:10.1109/MITP.2010.121
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