Microsoft's Open-Source Strategy: A Picture is Worth a Thousand Words
Feb 01, 2008, 16:45 (11 Talkback[s])
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"Does Microsoft have an open-source strategy--beyond finding new
ways to thwart Linux and other non-proprietary wares?
"Sam Ramji, Microsoft's Director of Platform Technology Strategy
and the company's Open Source Software Lab, says it does. And it's
a lot less touchy-feely than this definition, which is on the
Microsoft Open Source Web site: 'The Microsoft open source strategy
is focused on helping customers and partners be successful in
today's heterogeneous technology world...'"