Linked by Eugenia Loli on Sat 1st Jul 2006 04:59 UTC, submitted by Tom Magnum
Red Hat Red Hat watched its stock tumble 6.4% on Thursday as Wall Street digested the open-source software firm's latest results and details on the drag its recent JBoss acquisition will have on its profit this year.
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by davidiwharper on Sat 1st Jul 2006 06:35 UTC
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Analysts are questioning why FireStar went after Red Hat in particular.

JBoss has little money. Red Hat buys JBoss. Red Hat has a fair amount of money, but not enough to be able to outlast a lawsuit forever. FireStar now sues Red Hat.

Can anybody else smell a whiff of opportunism here?

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