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InfoWorld: Novell details far-reaching product road map

Mar 31, 2000, 03:20 (2 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Stephanie Sanborn)

"Novell used the second day of BrainShare 2000 here to map out future plans..."

"GroupWise... will leverage eDirectory as a place to store all customer, employee, and partner information. With the addition of wireless access and the WebAccess Web client, GroupWise will be able to identify the devices it is "talking" to... Wireless capabilities will be built into the next version..."

"GroupWise will... be extended to the Solaris and Linux platforms in its next release and will begin to take on more of a knowledge-management angle by integrating document management features and integrating with the business workflow environment, Pedersen said."

"NIMS -- Novell's ISP- and ASP (application service provider)-targeted messaging product -- will move to Solaris and Linux platforms to join NetWare during the second quarter of 2000, since Linux and Solaris operating systems are a mainstay in the service provider environment."

"'Frankly, NT is not a platform ISPs and ASPs care about today,' said Lynn Madsen, product manager for Novell's Collaboration Services Group..."

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