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Nov 11, 2004, 17:30 (0 Talkback[s])
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"Sun Microsystems has eked out its second major contract in Japan for its Java Desktop System (JDS), the company said Wednesday.

"The Santa Clara, Calif.-based network computer maker, which made its JDS Release 2 software available last month, said it will supply the Information-technology Promotion Agency (IPA) in Japan with its alternative to Microsoft Office.

"Sun has tread down this path before. In January, Sun signed a supply deal, with Sourcenext, Japan's largest computer products distributor..."

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