Computerworld Australia: Novell Australia Leads Global Linux Migration, Dumps MS Office
May 28, 2004, 16:45 (2 Talkback[s])
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"Novell's local operation is taking a leading role in an
ambitious year-long plan to move all the company's 6000 worldwide
staff onto Linux desktops.
"The migration, which will see staff across the globe using SuSE
Linux systems running OpenOffice, is partly motivated by broader
commercial concerns. Novell completed its $US210 million
acquisition of SuSE in January this year, and the company wants to
use itself as a showcase for both SuSE and Ximian, which it also
purchased last year..."