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posted in February 2006
Oracle 10g XE, available as a free 150-Mbyte download, is intended for developers, and there are hardware and memory constraints.
Microsoft has made broadly available the source code for software binding Axapta and CRM applications to Office.
The new version makes it easier to link with third-party applications for ERP and other functions, and it sports heavy-duty Web services features.
The software giant is considering an "onshore-only" support option for new products, including its upcoming Office 2007, sources said, perhaps for an additional fee.
Microsoft will make its promised Office Live betas available on Wednesday. Office Live is parsed into three offerings, a free base-level version supported by advertising, and two for-pay versions that add functionality.