"With the rising cost of office-productivity software, many small businesses are asking themselves whether
investing in yet another upgrade is really necessary. And tight budgets are causing school districts to wonder
whether there's an alternative to the pricey software they thought was so essential.
With the start of the beta review process for StarOffice 6.0 right around the corner and general availability expected
early in the new year, these customers could find their alternative in an office suite from Sun Microsystems." More at CNET.