Open source makes inroads into education

Summary:Sirius chief executive Mark Taylor tells ZDNet UK about efforts to help open source get a foothold in schools

The Open Source Councils Alliance and Becta are among the bodies whose efforts are helping open source get a foothold in schools, according to Sirius chief executive Mark Taylor.

Topics: Tech Industry


Tom is a technology reporter for, writing about all manner of security and open-source issues.Tom had various jobs after leaving university, including working for a company that hired out computers as props for films and television, and a role turning the entire back catalogue of a publisher into e-books.Tom eventually found tha... Full Bio

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