Microsoft's Anti-Linux Patent Claims: Arm-Twisting for Novell-Like Deals
May 17, 2007, 21:00 (7 Talkback[s])
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"Who is being targeted by these kinds of patent claims,
"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..."