I read two blog posts recently, both from VC’s, which show folks are starting to grok the reality that collaborative internet based applications will soon be the tools of choice, replacing traditional desktop applications.
“…my experience and my bet is that wikis will take the enterprise by storm. Because they are simpler, easier, and better.”
“The AJAX version of Office is coming. But the key isn’t AJAX. The key is the apps will naturally collaborate the way we have all learned to work – via the Web.”
“…I bet in five years more people use AJAX Office than Microsoft Office.”