SmallBusinessComputing: StarOffice 8: An Affordable, Small-Business Alternative to Microsoft Office
Nov 02, 2005, 20:30 (3 Talkback[s])
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"At some point on the road to creating productivity suites the
idea behind office software went terribly awry. Microsoft Office
has evolved into an expensive, bloated software package designed
for corporations in need of ratified features and, at the other end
of the spectrum; you find a few low-end applications suitable for
junior-high students putting together a history report.
"But what about the rest of us--people who just need enough to
do basic business computing, without a lot of fancy bells and
whistles? Sun's StarOffice 8 addresses this issue by providing a
feature-packed, inexpensive office suite that should suit most
small businesses nicely..."