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posted in May 2005

Microsoft Puts 'Eiger' Thin Client Into Early Testing

5/13/2005
Even as Sun announced this week its planned acquisition of Tarantella's Secure Global Desktop, Microsoft confirmed that it has under development a "lean" client code-named "Eiger" that will access terminal services of the Windows server using its RDP and Citrix ICA protocols and also add the multimedia and security features of Windows XP SP2 for legacy PCs. "Monch" is a follow on client that is now just a "wish list," Microsoft claims.

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IBM To Buy Gluecode Software

5/10/2005
IBM on Tuesday said it plans to acquire Gluecode Software, a JBoss competitor that develops open-source infrastructure software for the Apache Geronimo application server.

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