From 18th to 19th October 2005 the International Conference
on Free and Open Source Software “Smooth integration
of Open Source Software into existing software environments”
was held in Lusaka/Zambia in Taj Pamodzi hotel.
On behalf of InWEnt gGmbH, HP organised the Presentations
and the Technical Equipment for this conference.
Some 100 ITC experts from Angola, Kenia, Malawi, Mosambique,
Namibia, South Africa, Tanzania and Zambia joined
this two day event.
A selected number of it@ab network IT-Experts who
were trained during the last years by InWEnt demonstrated
a multiplicity of OSS Software solutions as an alternative
to proprietary solutions. Coordination and preparation
with the IT-Experts was done online.
The Conference demonstrated that OSS can smoothly
being intergrated into existing solutions.