Mac Office 2008 ships late 2007 – Microsoft

Microsoft’s Mac Business Unit (Mac BU) remains on the right track to provide Office 2008 for Mac within the other half of the year, the organization stated yesterday.

The organization this month changed incumbent gm Roz Ho with Microsoft returnee, Craig Eisler, compelling concern among Mac customers anxious for that fate from the company’s productivity suite around the Mac platform.

On his appointment, Eisler stated: “Microsoft and Apple are generally great companies themselves, and dealing within the Mac BU, I recieve to see the very best of both mobile phone industry’s.

“I’m super excited to assist Mac BU still rock the home with Office 2008 for Mac and beyond.”

Talking with MacNN, Microsoft also stressed that management changes in the Mac BU wasn’t any indication that development choose to go off-course.

As formerly reported, Ho takes a location inside the company’s Entertainment and Products division, although the San antonio-based firm is not saying what role she’ll play there.

“The general concentrate on the (Mac Business Unit) is delivering Office 2008 for Mac within the other half of 2007,” authorities stated.

An entry around the company’s MacMojo blog signifies that actually work is hotting-on the brand new product. “This season, WWDC falls at right at that time when we are working the toughest on shipping Office 2008,” it reviews.