Europe grants Microsoft a month more

The European Commission has given Microsoft Corp. an additional month to comply with a part of its antitrust ruling that requires Microsoft to provide information allowing competitors’ server products to interoperate with its software.

Microsoft now has until Feb. 15 to provide documentation that will allow non-Microsoft workgroup servers to interoperate smoothly with Windows clients and servers, a Commission spokeswoman said Tuesday.

The deadline had been due to expire Wednesday, when Microsoft could have faced daily fines of