"At its annual BrainShare users conference today, Novell rolled
out a slate of new SUSE Linux products and talked up a new,
two-fold corporate strategy devised in the wake of its
controversial pact with Microsoft--but not without skepticism, and
even vehement opposition, among some who traveled to Salt Lake City
"On the one hand, Novell plans to deliver 'enterprise-wide
Linux, [from the] desktop to the data center,' according to Ron
Hovsepian, the company's president and CEO.
"But at the same time, Novell will also provide 'enterprise-wide
management of heterogeneous and mixed-source environments,'
Hovsepian said, during the general session at BrainShare..."