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CIO Australia: IBM Warns on Open Documents

“In a subtle rebuke to Microsoft, IBM is warning vendors will
have to be far more responsive to the mandates of government and
business as governments around the world embrace open standards and
open source.

“The warning came after the US State of Massachusetts unveiled
plans earlier this month to phase out Microsoft Office in favour of
office productivity suites that support an open-document format
from the OASIS standards body…”

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