Microsoft hires 2 ex-IBM
"The Microsoft Exchange team has brought aboard two highly respected developers known for their expertise in collaboration software.
Julio Estrada, a former star at Lotus Development who went on to launch Kubi Software, has joined the Exchange Server team, industry sources said.
Also joining Microsoft is Bob Congdon, who was at IBM until recently. Congdon's Web log, updated July 29, indicates that he has left IBM for Microsoft. At IBM, Congdon most recently worked on WorkPlace Designer. In the early days of Notes, he was at Lotus subsidiary Iris Associates, where he worked on Lotus Domino Web Server."