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Novell


June 15, 2011  4:13 PM

BrainShare 2011 under new leadership, SUSE focus



Posted by: Leah Rosin
Attachmate, Brainshare, Novell, open source, openSUSE, SUSE Enterprise Linux

Voting should begin any time now for sessions at BrainShare 2011 (the website says it begins today, in fact, but it looks like it's not quite set up). The conference is scheduled for October 9-13 in Salt Lake City, Utah, and it will be the...

May 5, 2011  5:44 PM

Attachmate reorganizes and lays off many Novell staff



Posted by: Leah Rosin
Attachmate, Mono, NetIQ, Novell, SUSE Linux

A week after the Attachmate and Novell deal finalized, many Novell employees in Provo, UT, got pink slips. Salt Lake City's KSL news reported that hundreds of employees were laid off. A number of Novell executives have also left the company...


April 21, 2011  3:03 PM

Antitrust concerns force changes to Novell patent sale



Posted by: Leah Rosin
Attachmate, CPTN, Enterprise Linux, GPL issues, Novell, Virtualization

CPTN Holdings has altered some of the terms of their patent purchase from Novell in response to antitrust concerns raised by the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ). The DoJ announced on Wednesday, that "as originally proposed, the...


November 22, 2010  2:55 PM

Novell sells to Attachmate, but Microsoft gets some pieces too



Posted by: badarrow
Attachmate, Barbara Darrow, Enterprise Linux, Microsoft, Novell

The long wait is over. Novell Inc., on the block for nearly a year after an unsolicited offer from Elliott Partners, is


March 3, 2010  7:13 PM

What does Novell buyout offer mean for open source?



Posted by: Leah Rosin
Linux, Microsoft, Novell, open source, SUSE/Novell

Hedge Fund Elliott Associates LP, which holds an 8.5% stake in Novell, offered to buy the rest of the company for about $1.8 billion on Tuesday, March 2, 2010. This...


February 10, 2010  9:47 PM

Linux certification standardization from Novell and LPI



Posted by: Leah Rosin
Linux, Linux careers, Linux certification, Linux training, LPI, Novell, Novell CLA

After reading that despite a gloomy economy, Linux admins are making 10% more than their Windows peers, more people may be looking to get


November 11, 2009  7:10 PM

Novell and Microsoft pact reaches third year mark



Posted by: Leah Rosin
interoperability, Microsoft, Novell, open source, Red Hat, SUSE Linux, Virtualization

This post was contributed to by Pam Derringer, News Writer On the third anniversary of the 2006 Microsoft-Novell pact,...


October 26, 2009  4:08 PM

Can Ubuntu Linux become a Windows killer?



Posted by: ITKE
Canonical, Firefox, Linux, Linux desktop, netbooks, Novell, open source, Red Hat, Red Hat Enterprise Linux, SUSE Enterprise Linux, Ubuntu, Windows 7

There have been a number of articles written recently talking about Windows 7 being a Linux killer.


September 23, 2009  3:52 PM

Brave new LinuxCon



Posted by: Leah Rosin
Linux, Linux development, Linux events, Linux kernel, Novell, OpenVZ, Systems Management

I've been in Portland, Ore., this week attending the inaugural LinuxCon, hosted by the Linux Foundation. The event was a bigger draw than the organizers had anticipated, with about 600 attendees registered, making the WiFi in the...


May 21, 2009  6:32 PM

Open source projects take advantage of Google Summer of Code opportunity



Posted by: Leah Rosin
Google, GSoC, Novell, open source, openSUSE, Oregon State University Open Source Laboratory

Open source companies and organizations including Novell and Oregon State University’s Open Source Lab are taking advantage of the fifth year of


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