"The current flap between SCO Group and the Linux community
brings back memories of summer 1995. It was an unforgettable time
for me, in a bad way.
"As vice president of strategy for Novell's Network Systems
Group, I had been working for more than a year to help plan the
integration of NetWare and Unix into a next-generation network
operating system. Our engineering teams were a year into a
three-year development plan, targeting 1997 or 1998 for the release
of a breakthrough converged platform to be called NetWare 5..."