×

Warning

JUser: :_load: Unable to load user with ID: 3450
Wednesday, 06 January 2010 02:58

Office 2010 pricing announced

By
Microsoft has announced the U.S. retail pricing for its Office 2010 suite of productivity applications, which will be offered in four versions and two pricing levels.

Office 2010 entered public beta in November and, according to the Microsoft Office product development group blog , has been downloaded at a rate of 40,000 copies a day.

Microsoft claims that nine out of ten of those beta users like Office 2010 better than the productivity suite they're currently using.

The final product, expected to ship in the first half of the year, will come in four versions. All four will be available as full boxed products that permit their use on two or three PCs.

For three of the editions, Microsoft will also offer (at a lower price) a product key card that will unlock a single version of Office.

As previously reported , new PCs will ship with free, ad-supported, limited-functionality versions of Word and Excel called Office Starter 2010. Those PCs also have the full version of Office preinstalled, and the product key card will unlock the full version, providing an upgrade path from Office Starter.

See the chart below for the announced pricing, given in US dollars.

Image
Office 2010 editions and pricing (in US dollars).


Subscribe to ITWIRE UPDATE Newsletter here

Now’s the Time for 400G Migration

The optical fibre community is anxiously awaiting the benefits that 400G capacity per wavelength will bring to existing and future fibre optic networks.

Nearly every business wants to leverage the latest in digital offerings to remain competitive in their respective markets and to provide support for fast and ever-increasing demands for data capacity. 400G is the answer.

Initial challenges are associated with supporting such project and upgrades to fulfil the promise of higher-capacity transport.

The foundation of optical networking infrastructure includes coherent optical transceivers and digital signal processing (DSP), mux/demux, ROADM, and optical amplifiers, all of which must be able to support 400G capacity.

With today’s proprietary power-hungry and high cost transceivers and DSP, how is migration to 400G networks going to be a viable option?

PacketLight's next-generation standardised solutions may be the answer. Click below to read the full article.

CLICK HERE!

WEBINAR PROMOTION ON ITWIRE: It's all about webinars

These days our customers Advertising & Marketing campaigns are mainly focussed on webinars.

If you wish to promote a Webinar we recommend at least a 2 week campaign prior to your event.

The iTWire campaign will include extensive adverts on our News Site itwire.com and prominent Newsletter promotion https://www.itwire.com/itwire-update.html and Promotional News & Editorial.

This coupled with the new capabilities 5G brings opens up huge opportunities for both network operators and enterprise organisations.

We have a Webinar Business Booster Pack and other supportive programs.

We look forward to discussing your campaign goals with you.

MORE INFO HERE!

BACK TO HOME PAGE

Share News tips for the iTWire Journalists? Your tip will be anonymous

WEBINARS ONLINE & ON-DEMAND

GUEST ARTICLES

VENDOR NEWS

Guest Opinion

Guest Interviews

Guest Reviews

Guest Research

Guest Research & Case Studies

Channel News

Comments