☞ DOD Landmark
By webmink on Oct 27, 2009
This has been a long time cooking, but finally allows the US Defence Department to proceed with clear guidance, ending much of the FUD that the vested interests have used to keep it at bay. DoD consulted very widely and did the politics carefully so I believe this is a landmark moment for the FOSS movement.
I noted on Twitter how many of the people I know have gravitated towards following roughly twice the Dunbar Number. This article considers the matter in greater depth and includes a number of interesting references.