"Novell's installed base represents a large, loyal group of customers
for Novell -- prime prospects to deploy SuSE Linux alongside their
NetWare systems," said Al Gillen, research director of System Software
at IDC. "By introducing Open Enterprise Server, Novell is converging
its licensing strategy used with NetWare to cover both of its
operating systems in a seamless, customer-friendly manner."
March 22, 2004