Enterprise IT Planet: Going Toe Dipping with Office Alternatives
Feb 27, 2006, 20:00 (2 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Mike Houghton)
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
"What we have works, or does it?
"Every few years or so, large businesses are faced with the
daunting task of deciding on a new or replacement office
productivity suite. Many of these businesses have adopted a 'good
enough' approach to dealing with these upgrades.
"So at what point do business leaders decide when to upgrade to
an all-new suite? In most cases, the strategy is dictated by vendor
support agreements, or in other words, 'If it's supported by the
vendor, then it's good enough for our business...'"