ZDNet UK: Microsoft Rejects IBM Strategy and Open Source 'Dorks'
Nov 15, 2005, 14:30 (20 Talkback[s])
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"Even as Microsoft continues with the most aggressive product
rollout in its history with the launch of the Live series of hosted
applications, it is showing no inclination to consider alternatives
to its long-standing packaged software approach.
"IBM's on-demand model is 'crazy' and Open Source is 'really a
developer phenomenon' that does not stand comparison with 'customer
experience of Windows Live,' said Charles Fitzgerald, Microsoft's
general manager of platform strategy, last week..."