ZDNet Australia: Lotus Looks to Linux in Messaging Wars
Feb 03, 2004, 21:00 (2 Talkback[s])
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"Lotus is hoping a solid dose of penguin power will help it
remain competitive in the ongoing battle with Microsoft for the
enterprise messaging market.
"The IBM division announced a host of new product plans at its
Lotusphere conference in Orlando last week and outlined future
directions for its Lotus/Domino messaging platform.
"While some of those changes are designed to align Lotus more
closely with other IBM software divisions such as WebSphere, an
even more predominant theme is the creation of a messaging platform
which doesn't rely on Windows as either client or server. Amongst
those, Linux has emerged as the clear favourite..."