SearchEnterpriseLinux: Expert Describes Samba in Action
Mar 30, 2004, 18:00 (0 Talkback[s])
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"What challenges do corporate Samba users who want to
move their desktops from Microsoft platforms and applications to
Linux and open source face?
"Terpstra: Alternatives to Microsoft Windows on the desktop are
growing in number. The challenge is that many businesses have
processes that are really tied to Microsoft Office. The
front-running alternative today is OpenOffice, which is a great
product but it does not offer perfect file interoperability.
OpenOffice is getting there, but it still poses a challenge..."