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VMware teams up with Novell on Suse Linux

VMware will standardize its virtual appliance-based products on Novell's Suse Linux Enterprise Server to try to ward off a growing threat from Microsoft.

By June 12, 2010


Do we need a unified Linux front?

Linux, and Red Hat in particular, provides an effective check on Microsoft's ambitions to own the operating-system market. How many distributions is optimal?

By March 19, 2009


Attachmate acquires Novell for $2.2 billion

Novell cedes its independence after years of struggle to find a new direction. A Microsoft-led group buying 882 Novell patents throws in nearly a quarter of the purchase price.

By November 22, 2010


NetWare and Linux cheek by jowl, courtesy Xen

Virtualization software support means Novell's venerable NetWare operating system now can run directly alongside Suse Linux.

By October 8, 2007


Linux Foundation does CTO switcheroo

For the Linux consortium's top tech spot, it's out with Sun Microsystems' Ian Murdock and in with Novell's Markus Rex.

By July 24, 2007


Novell builds bridges...from Red Hat to SUSE

Novell is introducing a new program to make it easier to leave Red Hat.

By November 11, 2008


Microsoft links up with Novell on Linux-Windows

blog Technical and business collaboration aims to let Linux run with Windows.

By November 2, 2006


Open-sourcing my error on XenSource

What can I say? Even the most opinionated among us are sometimes wrong. I just happen to be wrong more than most. :-)

By August 23, 2007


Novell's big opportunity

Novell could still crater. But it's looking increasingly unlikely that its SUSE Linux or Identity Management businesses will. These can provide the backbone for growth across the board. I still wish the company would dump the patent agreement as it fou

By May 26, 2008