"Speaking of Red Hat, it's been figuring prominently in the
patent-o-rama lately too. Just weeks after it signed that
patent-free interoperability agreement with Microsoft, the company
said it has now begun establishing a portfolio of patents "for
"Part of Red Hat's stated promise is to "refrain from enforcing"
its patents. Nevertheless, the news sparked a whole new round of
conversation on the blogs, as one might expect.
""What company would not turn to offensive attacks if
threatened?" asked nurb432 on Slashdot."
Some of the products that appear on this site are from companies from which QuinStreet receives compensation. This compensation may impact how and where products appear on this site including, for example, the order in which they appear. QuinStreet does not include all companies or all types of products available in the marketplace.