Beijing Redflag Chinese 2000 Software Co., Ltd.

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NOTE: Beijing Redflag Chinese 2000 or RedOffice winded up business in 2011 when the team was laid off by it's parent company.

Redflag 2000 located in Beijing/P.R.China is a company that develops commercial products based on



Beijing Redflag 2000 Software Co., Ltd.

Building No.2, Block A, Huilongsen, 18 Xihuan South Street

Beijing Economic-Technological Development Area



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Main Product

RedOffice, a Office Suite with enhancements designed to meet the needs of Chinese users. It was the first OOo based office-suite in China. Versions 1 to 3 had a quite similar look-and-feel to pure OOo versions. Version 4 will have a different GUI, targeting requirements of the Chinese market. RedOffice is available for Linux and Windows.

Other Products

OOo based Back-Office solutions

OOo based web solutions

E-Government Office Solutions

RedOffice Mini

RedOffice Server


Large number of Chinese governmental organizations, for example Beijing Municipal Government. About 20 customers in private economy.


2000 - Founded at the Institute of Software, Chinese Academy of Science

2001 - RedOffice 1.0

2001 - Won Beijing Municipal Government ( tendering procurement for office software against MS Office

2002 - RedOffice 1.2

2003 - RedOffice 1.5

2003 - Redflag 2000 joins the National High-tech R&D Program (863 Program)

2004 - Awarded 'Excellent Software Product of China'

2004 - RedOffice 2.0

2005 - RedOffice 2.0 SP1

2005 - RedOffice 3.0

2006 - Redflag 2000 joins OOoCon2006 in Lyon

2006 - Redflag 2000 starts code contributions to OOo community

2006 - Awarded 'Top 10 Independent Innovation Software'

2007 - Redflag 2000 applied to host OOoCon2007. Our congratulation goes to the winner Barcelona

2007 - Release of RedOffice 4.0 planned

2007 - Agreement with Sun Microsystems for technical cooperation on OOo Development

2007 - Redflag 2000 becomes member of OASIS (Organization for the Advancement of Structured Information Standards)

2007 - Redflag 2000 visited the OOoCon in Barcelona with a team of seven peopple Presentations:

Keynote: Beyond Technology, The Chinese Roadmap, Hu Caiyong

Across the Great Wall, Peter Junge

Chinese Office Software Standards UOF and Inter-operation of ODF, Cheng Xiuzhi

Redoffice Creating a More Friendly Operating Style and Using Experience, Yang Shaoliang

2007 - UOF

2008 - RedOffice 4.0 release

2008 - 6th OOo conference in Beijing

2009 - Redoffice 4.5 beta

RedOffice Product Demos:

2009 - Redoffice 4.5 Release

2009 Nov - Redoffice online launch

2009 Nov - Redflag 2000 visited the OOoCon in ORVIETO with a team Presentations:

Intelligent Group On Impress, Liang weike

Using Benchmark System to Trace Performance, Yu Guoqiang

Performance of XML-based format processing, Li Heng

ODF/UOF Interop: Lessons Learned in RedOffice, Li Heng

Insight into RedOffice 4.5 - Exploring its Future, Sun Chao

2010 March - Redoffice 5.0 plan

2010 June - Redoffice 5.0 Beta

2010 Dec - Redoffice 5.0 Release

2011 - RedOffice history ends, team was laid off


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