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Dear Minister Roberto Bizzo, on 25 May 2010 the regional government authority of Bolzano decided to spend 2.2 million EUR over the next three years to renew software licenses from Microsoft Ireland, and to buy additional licenses. All this was done without a public call for tender, making it impossible for competing suppliers of similar software to make offers of their own. We ask you to rethink this decision. It will influence your strategic position over a much longer time frame than the three years for which the licenses will last.

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Microcrime

This is a pattern of M$ criminal behaviour that is continually repeated all around the world. M$ must actively encourage government bodies to purchase new software without any public tendering process. They won't stop it until they get actively prosecuted all around the world.