"IDC has delivered a wary response to the acquisition by Caldera
of the Santa Cruz Operation's UnixWare and its accompanying
"We've only got some excerpts of the IDCFlash, entitled Caldera
Acquires Parts of SCO - Does it Make Sense?. But in a fine piece of
reporting Linuxgram got hold of some more and, from these excerpts,
IDC's answer to its own question seems to be: "Not a lot."
"The authors profess to "a strong sense of disquiet" and
predict a slow decline for UnixWare and the accompanying services
division that Caldera acquired."