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Ten years ago today:

"April 30, 2002 - The community ( today announced the availability of 1.0, the opensource, multi-platform, multi-lingual office productivity suite available as a free download at the community website. 1.0 is the culmination of more than 18 months of collaborative effort by members of the community,which is comprised of Sun employees, volunteer developers, marketers,and end users working to create an international office suite that will run on all major platforms."

It was a radical idea back then. It still is. A fully-featured, cross-platform office suite, supporting over 100 languages, absolutely free to use. And we give you the source code and permission to modify it.

10 years later, today, we conclude our vote to approve the release of OpenOffice 3.4, the latest release in a decade of steady performance and innovation. Here's to the next decade of OpenOffice!
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE. FOR MORE INFORMATION: Brett Smith. Sun Microsystems, Inc. (408) 276-6143. Erin Geisler. Citigate Cunningham for Sun. (512) 652-2713. egeisler@citigatecunnin...
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