SearchOpenSource: OSBC Director: Can Microsoft Become One of the OSS Guys?
Jan 31, 2006, 15:15 (0 Talkback[s])
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"Will there be a rise in OSS/Microsoft interoperability
"Matt Asay: For every OSS project except Linux,
the vast majority of the trials happen on Windows. A lot of this is
because that is what people have on their desktops. They want to
try SugarCRM and [Windows is] what is there.
"I think if Microsoft is smart they will continue to partner
with vendors like JBoss, talk with Alfresco [Software Inc.] and
others about testing in Windows environments..."