PRNewswire: Group Formed to Promote Open Source CRM Applications

“A collaborative effort to produce a suite of open source
Customer Relationship Management (CRM) applications was announced
at the DMA Net Marketing 2000 conference
today by
OpenSourceCRM.org, the umbrella group formed to coordinate the
effort. The goal is to form a community of business users who will
support and refine a complete suite of open source, free of charge
CRM applications. The effort is sponsored by Stone Analytics, Inc.,
Buildscape, Inc., Riskwise, WebCE, Inc., and VA Linux Systems,

“The first module, the outbound email promotions system, will be
available for download on March 10, 2000 at the group’s

“The development of OpenSourceCRM applications is hosted on VA
Linux Systems’ SourceForge…”

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