OSNews: Q&A with Sun's Product Team on Java Desktop System
Nov 21, 2003, 21:00 (0 Talkback[s])
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"1. Which is the target market of Java Desktop System?
To which consumers and/or businesses it is best suited
"Target Markets: emerging markets, general Linux users, small
and medium business, early adopter enterprise (for pilots), and
government for pilots..."
Knowledge workers -- Require broad base of business and
productivity applications: mail, calendar, office suite, browser,
etc. Traditional functions include: sales, marketing, executive
management. Transactional workers -- Requires minimal base of
business and productivity applications: mail, forms, browser,
business systems interface (Java), etc. Traditional functions
include: call center reps, data entry, administrative. Markets:
customer service centers, transaction processing centers..."