2007-09-10 18:58:51

IBM joins the OpenOffice.org community

IBM has announced today to join the OpenOffice.org community. As the first contribution into the OpenOffice.org codebase, parts of Lotus Notes are expected to be merged. Also, IBM is planning measures to improve the quality of the OpenOffice.org code base. Also, IBM expects to improve the integration of OpenOffice.org with its own products, which would lead to improved usability.

On the OpenOffice.org website, there is a full press release on the new alliance as well as a collection of Frequently Asked Questions.

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