CNET News: Red Hat Acquires AOL's Netscape Server Software
Sep 30, 2004, 13:00 (6 Talkback[s])
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"In a move to add more open-source arrows to its quiver, Linux
seller Red Hat has acquired the Netscape server software products
of AOL Time Warner, the companies plan to announce Thursday.
"Red Hat plans to release the Netscape Enterprise Suite as
open-source software, meaning that anyone will be able to use,
modify and redistribute the products. It's a new step in Red Hat's
'open-source architecture' plan to expand beyond its core product,
the Linux operating system, Chief Executive Matthew Szulik plans to
tell analysts at a company conference Thursday in New York..."