Xandros gets into bed with Microsoft

Microsoft gets it some of Xandros, ala Novell. While Suse was a big player in the server space, Xandros is one of the best desktop Windows replacements. 

Microsoft teams with Linux distributor Xandros | CNET News.com

The pact calls for Microsoft to provide patent covenants for Xandros customers that ensure they are not infringing on Microsoft’s intellectual property, according to the companies.

Xandros will also ship software for desktop productivity applications that translates between the Open Document Format and OpenXML, which is Microsoft’s own document format.

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Published in: on June 4, 2007 at 8:40 pm  Comments (1)  

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  1. […] caves too You might be able to call it Lindows again as part of the same deal that Xandros and Novell […]


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