The 15 Best Products Of 2011


Open Source: LibreOffice

Produced by The Document Foundation, LibreOffice stormed the open-source productivity space in 2011 with major updates to its software -- as well as adoption as the default suite for Ubuntu. The TDF is a splinter group from the OpenOffice.org community, and its LibreOffice suite -- upgraded in 2011 -- provides solid features, stability and an upgrade path for its word processing, spreadsheet, presentation and database applications that needs to be considered as a serious option.