NewsFactor: Can Open Source Still Save Novell?
Dec 11, 2005, 05:00 (7 Talkback[s])
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
"Industry observers will be looking for signs of whether the
company's big bet on Linux is starting to pay off. So far Novell
has had little to show even though the Linux market is booming.
Industry watchers say Novell needs to more forcefully pull away
from its proprietary software roots to win overopen source
"'I can't find any other companies that have ... leveraged an
open source and proprietary model and been successful at making
money at it,' says John Enck, a vice president and research
director at Gartner..."