Latest IBM Lotus Symphony Stories

2009-11-17 08:01:00

ARMONK, N.Y., MILAN and PALO ALTO, Calif., Nov. 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM), VMware (NYSE: VMW) and Keepod products family manufacturer NSEC, today announced that they have partnered to offer IBM's Lotus Symphony productivity software suite on Keepod devices for the first time. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090416/IBMLOGO ) (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20091117/NY12337-a ) (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20091117/NY12337-b )...

2009-09-10 13:40:00

ARMONK, N.Y., Sept. 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) is now offering Microsoft customers free of charge Lotus Symphony software that is compatible with Microsoft Office formats and supports a wide range of widgets which extend the functionality of the software. IBM and a variety of third parties -- including independent software vendors, individual developers, customers and IBM business partners -- are writing a variety of widgets to take advantage of this new feature....

2009-06-18 09:20:00

ARMONK, N.Y., June 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) is offering millions of companies and consumers the chance to save hundreds of dollars on each of their Microsoft Office licenses by providing support for Microsoft Office 2007 with the newest version of Lotus Symphony, IBM's free of charge productivity software suite. This could translate into millions of dollars in savings at many large companies that are looking for financial relief in the current economy. (Photo:...

2009-05-21 02:00:00

Migration from Microsoft Exchange to Lotus Notes ARMONK, N.Y., May 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced Gruppo Amadori, a wholesale distributor of quality food products in Italy, is rolling out Linux-based desktops running IBM email, word processing, spreadsheet and presentation software to select employees. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090416/IBMLOGO ) About 1,000 of the company's 6,000 employees access PCs to help manage the production,...

2008-07-09 09:00:27

It's arguably the prettiest alternative to Microsoft Office, with a clean interface in a soothing IBM blue. Oddly, the once-biggest name in computing christened it Lotus Symphony, after a spectacular and expensive failure that dates back to the days of DOS. But this new IBM Lotus Symphony seems poised for success. It is the latest open-source freebie, with version 1.0 released at the end of May. It includes a word processing module, a spreadsheet and presentation graphics package. Its...

2008-05-08 20:45:00

For those who hate shelling out big bucks for programs like Microsoft Office Suite "” the full standard version is listed on Amazon at upwards of $325"”you might be interested in Symphony, a free suite that can be downloaded from an International Business Machines Corp Web site (Link Below).Pierre Avignon, a 43-year-old graphics designer from West Newbury, Massachusetts, uses it to perform work for which he used to rely on Microsoft Word's word processor, Excel spreadsheet and...

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