Linked by Eugenia Loli on Sun 23rd Oct 2005 03:27 UTC
Novell and Ximian Novell is expected to initiate a major round of layoffs that could cut 1000 or more jobs in an attempt to restore the server software company's financial strength, according to employees familiar with the plan.
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RE: Who's getting cut?
by the_trapper on Sun 23rd Oct 2005 04:07 UTC in reply to "Who's getting cut?"
the_trapper
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Actually, it's too bad that Novell didn't see Microsoft as more of a potential threat. They had (and still have) some great technology and they let that blind them throughout the entire Windows 2000/Active Directory product roll-out. They lost significant market share to Microsoft at that point.

Oh, and Novell is hardly a new comer to Linux. They had both client and server side NetWare (including full NDS support) working under Linux through a partnership with Caldera.

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