Gates to unveil new government security program

Wednesday, 2 February 2005, 12:05 AM EST

Microsoft Chairman Bill Gates is due to announce an extension of the company's security initiatives for governments at a meeting with public sector leaders in Prague Wednesday, sources close to the company said.

The announcement will come at Microsoft's Government Leaders Forum - Europe, which kicked off Tuesday with remarks by chief executive officer for Europe, the Middle East, and Africa (EMEA) Jean-Philippe Courtois, that the software company is increasing its participation with governments based on feedback it has received from public sector leaders.

By Scarlet Pruitt at InfoWorld.

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