Groove updates peer-to-peer software

Interesting … "Peer-to-peer software specialist Groove Networks on Monday will release a new version of its collaboration and instant messaging software."

"Version 2.0 of the Groove software includes tools for integration with Outlook e-mail, enhanced support for Microsoft Office and new server tools for businesses using the service."

"The new version includes an "Outlook onramp" tool that can automatically convert e-mail attachments into documents that can be shared through Groove's collaboration tools, preventing those endless sequences of "Re:" messages, said Richard Eckel, vice president of communications for Groove. "People are seeing that e-mail is not a tool that really works for group discussions," he said. "