CNET News: Next StarOffice Goes On Sale
Oct 16, 2003, 16:00 (6 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Stephen Shankland, Dinesh C. Sharma)
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"The newest version of Sun Microsystems' StarOffice desktop
software suite, a competitor to Microsoft Office, is now available
P"Sun started selling the software as a $79.95 download from its
Web site Tuesday, but the boxed retail version of the product won't
ship until the first week of November, a Sun representative said.
And Lindows, a company that sells a version of the Linux operating
system, also began selling the software as a $59.95 download, the
company said Wednesday.
"For business users, prices range from $60 per user for 25 users
to $25 per user for 10,000 users, Sun said. Educational customers
may use the software for free..."