VMware could abandon anti-OS stance with Novell buy

VMware could abandon anti-OS stance with Novell buy

If VMware Inc. is on the verge of buying Novell's SUSE Linux operating system the virtualization giant could abandon its anti-operating system...

September 20th, 2010 Jon Brodkin

Novell cuts SUSE developers

Novell cuts SUSE developers

At least a quarter of Novell Inc.’s recently laid-off employees are from the company’s SUSE Linux development teams in Germany...

February 11th, 2009 Rafael Ruffolo

Microsoft, Novell eye Moonlight beta, system management

Microsoft, Novell eye Moonlight beta, system management

Marking the two-year anniversary of their controversial interoperability agreement, Microsoft and Novell this week are announcing upcoming availability of both...

November 19th, 2008 Paul Krill

Two years on, Microsoft and Novell extend partnership

Two years on, Microsoft and Novell extend partnership

Microsoft said Wednesday it would purchase a further $100 million in coupons for Suse Linux support from Novell, furthering a...

August 19th, 2008 Jeremy Kirk

Xandros buys Linspire in enterprise Linux bid

Xandros buys Linspire in enterprise Linux bid

New York-based Linux company Xandros on Wednesday bought Linspire, another open source distributor in a bid to increase its presence...

July 1st, 2008 Kathleen Lau

IBM, Novell strengthen desktop, server ties

IBM, Novell strengthen desktop, server ties

IBM Corp. and Novell Inc. are beefing up their existing partnership on two fronts with Linux distributor Novell increasing support...

August 7th, 2007 China Martens

Microsoft withholds support for GPLv3 software

Microsoft withholds support for GPLv3 software

Microsoft Corp. Thursday rejected the idea that its deal last year with Novell Inc. ties it to the new General...

July 8th, 2007 Greg Keizer

Microsoft, Novell say alliance will help Linux in the enterprise

Microsoft, Novell say alliance will help Linux in the enterprise

COMMENT ON THIS ARTICLEExecutives from Microsoft and Novell defended their controversial business agreement to collaborate and promote integration between Windows...

May 23rd, 2007 Paul F Roberts

Linux wins, Red Hat scoffs, Novell takes edge

Linux wins, Red Hat scoffs, Novell takes edge

Red Hat Inc. is putting a positive spin on a deal between Novell Inc. and Microsoft Corp. that may threaten...

November 5th, 2006 Elizabeth Montalbano