SeachEnterpriseLinux: Office to Linux: 'None of It Is True'
Feb 19, 2004, 17:00 (9 Talkback[s])
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"An IBM technical manager based in Sweden apparently spoke out
of turn recently when he told several publications that Big Blue
was working with Microsoft on porting Office to Linux.
"Representatives of Microsoft and IBM denied there was any
validity to the rumors.
"'No, it's completely erroneous,' said Mary Rose Greenough,
director of communications for IBM's Lotus software division. 'None
of it is true...'"
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