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Articles by Barbara Darrow
posted in August 2006
New functionality includes support for AMD's virtualization, Active Directory integration, and offline virtual hard disk mounting.
Google is making a collection of tools—e-mail, instant messaging, and web page creation tools--to businesses. Google Apps For Your Domain to take on Microsoft's proposed services bundle.
Alternatives to Microsoft business software are available, including operating systems, CRM, e-mail, and even word processors. Google's new Web-based business software provides even more options.
The state's OpenDocument Format adoption was recently thrown into question when naysayers questioned whether the standard provides adequate PC accessibility to disabled people.
The software provides content and document management as well as collaborative tools for small and medium-sized businesses.
In the applications arena, big changes in terms of platforms, software delivery and packaging, and the market's key players are under way. Take a look at these five hot-button issues in the software space.
Scalix, Lotus Notes, Open-Xchange, and Zimbra have announcements or upgrades planned for this week's LinuxWorld expo.
Still to be worked out, according to Microsoft, is how to tailor, package, and deliver the product over the next 18 months.