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Information Week: An Alliance They’ll Hate In Redmond

“Last week’s Lotusphere conference in Orlando, Fla., was the
stage from which Lotus and IBM finally launched their combined
E-business platform strategy… the plan certainly assures a bright
future for Domino on multiple fronts. And it’s bound to feed the
paranoia that grows daily in Redmond.”

“And one other thing-Lotus will ship Domino for Linux this year,
too.

“All of this further focuses Lotus’ pursuit of new business
relationships to exploit-particularly Internet infrastructure
companies and service providers. That makes the AOL relationship
all that more interesting-and that much more threatening to
Microsoft…”

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