Interop questions remain

Brooks, Jason
March 2008
eWeek;3/3/2008, Vol. 25 Issue 7, p48
The article offers information on Microsoft's plan to include open-source software community in its openness initiative in the U.S. Such a plan creates worry because its legal environment surrounding interoperability between its products and those of its open-source rivals is scarcely less murky today that it ever was. It revealed that the company released some 30,000 pages of Windows server and communications protocol specifications for all users to see but the scheme was not released under the company's Open Specification Promise.


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