Novell Appoints Tim Wolfe as President, Novell Americas

Oct 25, 2007

Novell today appointed Tim Wolfe as president, Novell Americas, responsible for the execution of Novell's strategy across the Americas. Wolfe, who brings nearly three decades of software, technology and consulting leadership experience to the role, most recently held the position of vice president and general manager of Novell's East region in the United States. He will play a key role in Novell's transition to a greater focus on customers and partners in implementing the company's go-to-market strategy.

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Samba Project Considering Purchasing License for Windows Protocols

Oct 23, 2007

Now that Microsoft has stated that it is prepared to give competitors access to technical documentation in a case heard by the EU Commission, the Samba project is considering purchasing a license.

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Novell Dismisses AppArmor Developer

Oct 12, 2007

Two years after acquiring the company that developed AppArmor Novell has dismissed the developer behind the security technology.

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Red Hat Calls Microsoft Attack Unsubstantiated

Oct 12, 2007

Speaking in an interview with Linux Magazine, Germany, Werner Knoblich, Red Hat Germany boss, and Red Hat Vice President EMEA, called the verbal attacks by Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer unsubstantiated.

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Ballmer Repeats His Demand for License Payments from Red Hat Users

Oct 12, 2007

Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer has again demanded license payments from Red Hat users.

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New Member of Software Freedom Law Center Board

Oct 11, 2007

Legal expert Mark Webbink, who formerly worked for Red Hat, has just joined the Board of Directors of the Software Freedom Law Center (SFLC). Webbinks gained expert knowledge of intellectual property in his former position with the Linux enterprise.

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Madwifi Project Looking to Found Non-Profit Organization

Oct 07, 2007

The developers of the free Madwifi WLAN driver for Atheros chipset-based devices are discussing the foundation of a non-profit organization.

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Security Models for the Kernel – Harsh Words from Torvalds

Oct 04, 2007

A debate on various security models for the Linux kernel has developed on the Linux Kernel Mailing List.

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