Linux Today: Linux News On Internet Time.

More on LinuxToday

Microsoft's Anti-Linux Patent Claims: Arm-Twisting for Novell-Like Deals

May 17, 2007, 21:00 (7 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Jack Loftus)


Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers

[ Thanks to E. Stride for this link. ]

"Who is being targeted by these kinds of patent claims, and why?

"Rabena: The biggest targets by far are the larger users of Linux and open source software. These are the companies that use, build and develop their business on the Linux platform. By targeting them, Microsoft is either trying to get together more Novell deals with those companies or is getting together some type of global agreement with providers..."

Complete Story

Related Stories: