"Interoperability is about how different software systems work together. Open source is a methodology for licensing and/or developing software that may or may not be interoperable," he claimed.More info at TNW
Microsoft working on interopable software - and a slap to open source
Posted on Friday, Feb 04 2005 @ 22:41 CET by Thomas De Maesschalck
Bill Gates said to customers that his company is working to make software more interoperable. He also warned users not to confuse open source software with interoperable software.