Linux Around The World: Netherlands

NetherlandsOfficial Language: Dutch. West Frisian is a co-official language in the province of Friesland.
Population: 17.7 million
Capital: Amsterdam
Currency: Euro (€) (EUR)
Major Industries: Electronics, chemical industry, automobile industries (trucks, cars, parts), shipping, agriculture, horticulture, service industries, banking, media.

The Netherlands is a country located in Northwestern Europe. It borders Germany to the east, Belgium to the south, with a North Sea coastline to the north and west.


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User Groups

LocationLinux User Group
BredaLOSCB: Local Open Source Cluster Breda
EindhovenEindhoveN Open Source Interest Group is a loosely organized group of people centralized around the topic of free and open source software.
NijmegenLinux Nijmegen meets every second Tuesday discussing a Linux related topic.
s-HertogenboschdbLUG: Den Bosch Linux User Group
UtrechtNLUUG: The purpose of NLUUG is the dissemination of knowledge and application of "Open" and UNIX / Linux.
UtrechtNLLGG: Netherland Linux Gebruikers Group is an association for every Linux and open source enthusiast.

Did You Know? Slightly more than a quarter of the Netherlands is sitting below sea level.

There are more bicycles in the Netherlands than people.

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