Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 2nd Dec 2005 11:28 UTC
Novell and Ximian Novell's Linux investments are finally showing results as its Linux revenue of $61 million (EUR 52 million) jumped 418 percent from last year's fourth quarter. Novell announced its fourth fiscal quarter and fiscal year financial results, which ended October 31, 2005, on Thursday.
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results realy that good?
by smashIt on Fri 2nd Dec 2005 23:17 UTC
smashIt
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2005-07-06

lets do some numbercrunching:

2004:
revenue: $1.166 billion
earnings: $31 million

2005:
revenue: $1.198 billion
earnings: $378 million

and now lets remove the $448 million they got from ms (shouldn't it be $536 million?)
378-448=-70 million

so effectively novell were $70 million in the red.

I don't think this is something to be proud of

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