No surprise in Microsoft acquiring Groove

Microsoft acquiring Groove Networks isn't a shocker. Microsoft is an investor in the company, Groove is a loyal Microsoft independent software developer, and Microsoft is very focused on collaboration software.

Microsoft acquiring Groove Networks isn't a shocker. Microsoft is an investor in the company, Groove is a loyal Microsoft independent software developer, and Microsoft is very

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focused on collaboration software. In a conference call with press and analysts, Groove (and Lotus Notes) chief creator Ray Ozzie said that the deal could be thought of as a "trifecta of collaboration," with centralized servers