eWeek: IBM Speaks Out on Red Hat-JBoss Deal

“IBM has broken its silence about the potential implications of
Red Hat’s acquisition of JBoss on their current close relationship,
saying that it will continue to partner strongly with both Red Hat
and Novell.

“Red Hat announced April 10 that it was looking to acquire JBoss
for $350 million, a move that significantly expands its reach and
product portfolio, but puts the open-source vendor in direct
competition with partner IBM’s WebSphere products going