[Monodroid] Novell acquired by Attachmate Corporation

Bon Franklin bon.franklin at gmail.com
Mon Nov 22 12:31:43 EST 2010


Maybe Microsoft finally wised up and is going to be a constructive member of
the ecosystem?














BWAHAHAHA, sorry... yeah... in my dreams.


On Mon, Nov 22, 2010 at 11:27 AM, Tom Opgenorth <tom at opgenorth.net> wrote:

> It feels like a disturbance in The Force.....
>
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> On Mon, Nov 22, 2010 at 10:27, Jonathan Pobst <monkey at jpobst.com> wrote:
>
>> I can assure you we know nothing more than what our press release says.
>>  (SEC disclosure rules, insider trading, etc.)
>>
>> For example, we found out about this deal this morning in the press,
>> just like everyone else.
>>
>> Jonathan
>>
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>> On 11/22/2010 11:08 AM, Nikolai Sander wrote:
>> >
>> http://www.novell.com/news/press/novell-agrees-to-be-acquired-by-attachmate-corporation
>> >
>> > A couple of quotes:
>> >
>> > "Novell also announced it has entered into a definitive agreement for
>> the concurrent sale of certain intellectual property assets to CPTN Holdings
>> LLC, a consortium of technology companies organized by Microsoft
>> Corporation, for $450 million in cash"
>> >
>> > "our Board of Directors concluded that the best available alternative
>> was the combination of a merger with Attachmate Corporation and a sale of
>> certain intellectual property assets to the consortium"
>> >
>> > Does this mean that the mono part of Novell is going to be sold to
>> Microsoft? Will Microsoft keep supporting it?
>> >
>> > Thanks!
>> > Nikolai
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