Microsoft Deals and Partnership as Proxies in a Software Battle

By: Roy Schestowitz

How Microsoft uses its partners to address its worries

In the following image, lines along with the letters represent companies that Microsoft uses in order to fight the threats which these lines link to.

Threats Microsoft
Threats Microsoft

A = Apple
C = Corel
F = Fuji Xerox
Cx = Citrix
L = Linspire
N = Novell
S = Samsung
T = TurboLinux
X = Xandros

This was put together rather quickly, so any corrections and additions would be very welcome.

Source: Boycott Novell