Does Microsoft have an open-source strategy Ã¢â¬â beyond finding new ways to thwart Linux and other non-proprietary wares?
Sam Ramji, MicrosoftÃ¢â¬â¢s Director of Platform Technology Strategy and the companyÃ¢â¬â¢s Open Source Software Lab, says it does.
Ramji and other Microsoft officials have been saying for the past year-plus that Microsoft is signing technology agreements with companies like Novell, BEA, Sun, XenSource, etc. because it wants to help their customers who are struggling with running open-source software alongside Microsoft software
February 1, 2008