"Novell Inc has said it remains committed to JBoss Inc's open
source middleware stack despite the acquisition of JBoss by rival
Linux distributor Red Hat Inc.
"Of the two Linux distributors, Waltham, Massachusetts-based
Novell has had the closer relationship with Atlanta, Georgia-based
JBoss in recent years, having begun to offer support for the JBoss
Application Server in July 2004 before ditching its own exteNd
Application Server in favor of JBoss AS..."