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Archives for December, 2010


Novell-Attachmate and the CPTN Patent Deal

by Richard Jones  |  December 17, 2010  |  4 Comments

A colleague of mine, Drue Reeves, pointed me to a recent Channel Register article indicating that it is not just Microsoft behind the CPTN holding company that was created to acquire key Novell patents.  The article indicates that it appears Apple, EMC, and Oracle were also involved with Microsoft in creating the holding company.  To […]

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Flying Through the Clouds

by Richard Jones  |  December 1, 2010  |  1 Comment

In my last post after getting back onto the blogging network, I mentioned that I’ve had a heavy travel schedule over the past few months.  Most of my travel has been out visiting IT organizations; with the lion’s share of the discussions focused on cloud computing.  I’ve been intrigued with the successes that I’ve heard […]

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