Forbes: Microsoft, Novell take open-source software alliance to China
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Started by: zoobabzoobab
Date: 21 Apr 2008 12:50
Number of posts: 1
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Summary:
Microsoft and Novell believe big enterprises in China are willing to pay to have the US firms keep hybrid systems updated and running and for assurances that there is permission to use patented software involved, they said. The companies are marketing 'supported Linux' in which they take a fee to maintain software systems blending the open-source programs with Microsoft products such as Vista, Office, Excel and Outlook.
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