Beleaguered Novell Buoyed by VMware Linux Deal
Sep 03, 2010, 17:06 (0 Talkback[s])
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"Despite faltering financial results, Novell pushes on with
partnerships such as that with VMware for the SUSE Linux Enterprise
Server for VMware.
"Just when things were beginning to look pretty bleak for
Novell, in comes a new partnership with an old friend to help the
beleaguered company along.
"In its latest financial results Novell reported net revenue of
$199 million for its third fiscal quarter of 2010, which was down
from net revenue of $216 million for the same period in 2009.
Moreover, net income for the third quarter of 2010 was about $16
million, whereas it was $17 million for the same period a year