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Short Take: Novell launches authentication service software

Novell announced the BorderManager Authentication Service, the third software product in a family that ties networking services to the company's directory technology. The Authentication Service, shipping this week, adds functions to the company's base RADIUS software such as accounting and group-based administration. The tool, which runs on Novell NetWare as well as Microsoft's Windows NT operating system, costs $995 for a five-user license.

Novell announced the BorderManager Authentication Service, the third software product in a family that ties networking services to the company's directory technology. The Authentication Service, shipping this week, adds functions to the company's base RADIUS software such as accounting and group-based administration. The tool, which runs on Novell NetWare as well as Microsoft's Windows NT operating system, costs $995 for a five-user license.