"I have just heard from the OpenDocument Foundation's Gary
Edwards, with news about a plugin the Foundation is offering the
Commonwealth of Massachusetts in response to the Commonwealth's
request for information on any plugin that could "allow Microsoft
Office to easily open, render, and save to ODF files, and also
allow translation of documents between Microsoft's binary (.doc,
.xls, .ppt) or XML formats and ODF."
"The Foundation says it has such a plugin, it has finished
testing it, and it is good to go..."