Budapest Business Journal: Hungary's Linux Use Expected to Rise After Buyout
Dec 03, 2003, 23:00 (2 Talkback[s])
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"The profile of Linux open-source software is likely to rise in
Hungary following the buyout of SuSE Linux, a German firm
specializing in the system, executives and specialists said.
Nasdaq-listed Novell Inc. bought the company.
"'We selected SuSE as it is unquestionably the leader in Linux,'
said Tamás Szittya, managing director of Novell's local
subsidiary, Novell Hungary Kft. 'The future of IT is in open
source. SuSE has the biggest competence and expertise in the
"Szittya said Novell will be able to deliver Linux and all its
components from the server to the desktop, thanks to the expertise
of SuSE Linux, combined with Novell's worldwide solutions and