Network World: Microsoft and Novell: Good for Enterprises, Linux and Open Source
Dec 01, 2006, 04:00 (13 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Andi Mann)
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
"As regular readers will know, three of my major interests are
virtualization, open source, and heterogeneous systems management.
So imagine my delight when Microsoft and Novell announced an
agreement incorporating all of these areas.
"Unlike many others, I am not running around screaming that the
sky is falling. Sure, there are ongoing concerns--exacerbated by
the sabre-rattling of Steve Ballmer, Microsoft's CEO--about how
Microsoft might pursue its intellectual property rights..."