Hedge fund offers $2B for Novell

Hedge fund offers $2B for Novell

Novell Inc., one of the earliest names in networking, Tuesday received an unsolicited takeover bid worth about $2 billion by...

March 3rd, 2010 Networld World U.S. staff

Novell pushes software appliance development

Novell pushes software appliance development

Novell Inc. announced on Tuesday a program to speed the process of building software and virtual appliances. The idea, according...

July 28th, 2009 Dave Webb

Roof designers put lid on Outlook

Roof designers put lid on Outlook

When computer users at London Roof Truss (LRT) in London, Ont., were reluctant to use the company's new communication system,...

September 16th, 2004 Stefan Dubowski

Former Red Hat employees start up new Linux company

Former Red Hat employees start up new Linux company

Two former Red Hat Inc. employees have started their own Linux company, dubbed SpecifixT Inc. (Specifix), marketing a Red Hat-compatible...

July 14th, 2004 Rebecca Reid

CEBIT : Novell adds to its Linux lineup

CEBIT : Novell adds to its Linux lineup

Four months after acquiring SuSE Linux AG, Novell Inc. continues to hammer out the details of its open source strategy....

March 18th, 2004 James Niccolai

IBM, SuSE open new software integration centre

IBM, SuSE open new software integration centre

IBM Corp. and SuSE Linux on Thursday announced the opening of a new software integration centre in Toronto, which will...

December 4th, 2003 Cindy Watson

CDXPO : SCO CEO: Novell-SuSE breaks SCO contract

CDXPO : SCO CEO: Novell-SuSE breaks SCO contract

Novell Inc.'s US$210 million planned acquisition of SuSE Linux AG will put it in violation of a non-compete agreement the...

November 18th, 2003 Robert McMillan

Microsoft licenses Unix technology from SCO

Microsoft licenses Unix technology from SCO

In a deal that brings together companies that Linux backers consider bogeymen, The SCO Group announced Monday it has shaken...

May 20th, 2003 Juan Carlos Perez

SuSE Linux Enterprise Desktop slated for June

SuSE Linux Enterprise Desktop slated for June

SuSE Linux AG now plans to ship its SuSE Linux Enterprise Desktop operating system in June, a delay from original...

April 1st, 2003 Juan Carlos Perez