Rumors of Sun-Google Hosted Desktop Suite Quashed


Sources close to the joint efforts between Google Inc. and Sun Microsystems Inc. say rampant speculation about hosted desktop productivity offerings and common operating systems is way off base. Insiders with knowledge of the joint plans to promote and enhance the OpenOffice.org desktop productivity suite say it is far more likely that Sun and Google will find ways to promote both OpenOffice.org and Google Toolbar, including having Toolbar included as part of OpenOffice.org, StarOffice, and even OpenSolaris and Sun's branded Solaris products. Rumors of Sun-Google Hosted Desktop Suite Quashed

Linked by shanmuga Monday, 24th October 2005 1:05PM