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posted in January 2007
MySQL on Tuesday launched an all-you-can-eat enterprise support option for its database for $40,000 a year.
After the big consumer Vista launch, Bill Gates will share the fake news desk with Comedy Central's Jon Stewart.
Could IBM be launching yet another proxy war vs. Microsoft Office? Perhaps. IBM's Lotus Software group is embedding updated spreadsheet, word processing and presentation editors in the upcoming Notes 8 client.
Microsoft launched its habitual pre-emptive strike at Lotusphere with updated tools it says will ease migration from Domino/Notes to Exchange Server/SharePoint.
Microsoft's Jim Allchin thought about approaching Apple's Steve Jobs about making Windows more iPod-friendly. (Or vice versa.)
At Lotusphere 2007 next week, IBM plans to unveil an array of IT-friendly "social networking" tools being developed under projects code-named Dogear, Ventura and Geneva.