"In an effort to increase revenue from its JBoss server
software, Red Hat is contemplating splitting the product into two
versions--a free, unsupported product and a subscription-based
"Currently, there is a single version of JBoss, and Red Hat has
sold support for it since acquiring the company behind it in April.
But Chief Financial Officer Charlie Peters, speaking at a UBS
financial conference Tuesday, said that the company is considering
applying the two-version formula it used to profit from