Novell Inc. reaches two-part sale deal: sources
Sep 15, 2010, 22:34 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Josh Kosman)
"Novell Inc. has reached a deal in principle to sell itself in
two parts, and is three to four weeks away from signing a deal,
according to people close to the process.
"A strategic buyer will buy the piece of the software provider
that develops and delivers Linux SUSE systems, with a
private-equity firm picking up much of the rest."