Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 23rd Jan 2007 20:41 UTC, submitted by WillM
Novell and Ximian Retail giant Wal-Mart Stores is contracting with Microsoft and Novell - Microsoft's preferred Linux partner - to build out the company's Web operations, according to a Wal-Mart executive. On Tuesday, Microsoft and Novell are expected to announce that Wal-Mart is the latest customer to purchase both Microsoft software and support certificates for Novell's Suse Linux Enterprise Server.
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Walmart is looking at 2 things
by Windows Sucks on Wed 24th Jan 2007 01:20 UTC
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1. That now when they call MS about their Linux issues they wont get the phone hung up in their face.

2. With the coupons from MS their costs are lower then using red hat.

MS is doing this to kill RH's thunder. MS and Oracle that is ALL they are thinking about. RED HAT.

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