Microsoft backtracks on Lotus-like features

Fontana, John
December 2000
Network World;12/18/2000, Vol. 17 Issue 51, p1
Trade Publication
Reports on Microsoft's decision to remove two key components from its Office 10 software product. Implications for firms seeking to elevate plain old Exchange messaging systems to fullblown platforms for handling collaborative applications; Unlikely debut of Local Web Storage Systems and Office Designer until the end of 2002; Removal of the features due to computer bugs and substandard performance and stability.


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