VMware's dominant market position in virtualization looks ripe to fail, if we assume the history of Novell's Netware is any guide.
Virtualization software support means Novell's venerable NetWare operating system now can run directly alongside Suse Linux.
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Company starts test program for its Novell Open Enterprise Server, bringing NetWare services to SuSE Linux.
Novell Vice Chairman Chris Stone says the company will keep its flagship operating system in maintenance mode as it gears up for Linux.
A day after the networking-software maker said it had bought Linux company Ximian, Novell executives say it's likely that their company's own OS will go fallow in favor of Linux.