Accusations of hypocrisy fly as Sage contests MS `monopoly'.

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Sage's official objections to Microsoft's acquisition of Danish software company Navision stem from a mixture of fear and jealousy, according to two of its competitors. "It's a bit of a cheek, because Sage's policy until now has also been one of acquisition," said Malcolm White, sales director at Glotel Accounting Systems. "It's rather rich for it to object now."

Microsoft's integration of Navision would in fact provide real business benefits for customers, White claimed, because several elements of their respective product lines were highly...

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