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Computer Business Review: Novell Under Pressure from Investors

[ Thanks to Rob for this link.
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“The pressure is growing on Novell Inc’s management to make
major strategic changes after a regulatory filing revealed a Novell
shareholder has joined Credit Suisse First Boston in calling for
change at the identity management and Linux vendor.

“Investment firm Blum Capital Partners LP owns or controls 5% of
Waltham, Massachusetts-based Novell’s outstanding shares, according
to the filing, and has repeatedly called on Novell to take steps
including cutting costs, divesting non-core businesses, and
implementing a share repurchase program…”


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