Opinion: A potential partnership between Red Hat and Microsoft makes great business sense, no matter what some Linux fans will say about the idea. (Linux-Watch)
We knew that in 2006, Red Hat CEO Matthew Szulik held talks with Microsoft concerning a patent deal. Once Microsoft and Novell signed an agreement,
those talks were history. In fact, Red Hat made a point of spitting on
the Microsoft-Novell deal.
That was then. This is now.
On July 3, according to Paul Cormier, Red Hats executive vice president of engineering, said