Techworld: Is NetWare Dead?
Oct 09, 2005, 09:00 (3 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Manek Dubash)
"Just as a group of young university students on a recent
highbrow quiz show had never heard of Frank Zappa and the Mothers
of Invention, so one day we must resign ourselves to the fact that,
one day, no-one will remember NetWare in the context of Utah-based
Novell. Or will they?
"As Novell marches towards the release of its first open source
community-oriented project, OpenSuse, the once mighty Novell whose
coffers were distended by cash from the sales of a red-boxed
network operating system (NOS) that ran most servers in the world,
is a shrunken husk of its former self..."