Category Archives: Novell


The back and forth between Google and Microsoft continued throughout the day today and is really getting interesting. In a blog post yesterday, Google's Chief Legal Officer David Drummond vents out calling Microsoft, Apple, Oracle, and others using "bogus" patents to try to kill Android. Drummond went ahead and said that the "Microsoft and Apple […]

Yesterday, we reported that Google's SVP and Chief Legal Officer, David Drummond, lashed out at Microsoft, Apple, Oracle, and others for using "bogus patents" to attack their Android mobile platform.In our previous day's coverege, we had objected to Drummond's language -- in his blog post, Drummond noted that the "Microsoft and Apple had been getting […]

Google's Executive VP Eric Schmidt, last month said 'He doesn't care about the Android Patent war', Now, today, David Drummond, Google's, SVP and Chief Legal Officer made a blog post on Google blog titled "When patents attack Android". In the blog post, Drummond said, "Microsoft and Apple have always been at each other's throats, so […]

Microsoft and SUSE, announced a four-year extension of the groundbreaking agreement struck nearly five years ago between Microsoft and Novell for broad collaboration on Windows and Linux interoperability and support.This relationship will extend through Jan. 1, 2016, with Microsoft committed to invest $100 million in new SUSE Linux Enterprise certificates for customers receiving Linux support […]

In the last 15 years at Microsoft Scott Guthrie has been a constant force in the ever-evolving .NET Platform."At a certain level, computers are all about giving computational power and resources to the common man. Even though many of you mayn't remember it, it wasn't that long ago when computers were tools which could only […]

Microsoft and other CPTN Holdings LLC owners attempting to acquire more than 800 Novell patents are altering their original agreements to head off potential antitrust concerns, the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) on April 20.Last November, Seattle-based Attachmate Corp. announced plans to buy Novell for $2.2 billion. Microsoft officials originally refused to divulge which other […]

Novell has released Mono for Android, a collection of development tools to enable programmers to use Microsoft's Visual Studio 2010 to create .Net applications that will run on Android phones and tablets.With the addition of Mono for Android to its existing Mono development tools, Novell is enabling Microsoft .NET and C# developers using Visual Studio […]

Customers are switching from legacy systems to Google Apps at an astounding rate."To help make it easy for customers to make the switch Google has made several improvements and updates. Our data migration tools for Microsoft Exchange and Microsoft Outlook now support several additional IMAP servers, including Novell GroupWise, Cyrus, Dovecot and Courier. Customers like […]