03.29.08

Do-No-Evil Saturday – Part III: BrainShare 2008 and GWAVA Catchup

Posted in Mail, Meeting, Novell, Videos at 2:40 am by Dr. Roy Schestowitz

GNOME homeWe have already gone through this conference last week, essentially by keeping record of announcements and articles. Here are a few which reaches the press a tad late (after Sunday). We need to have this documented for future reference, particularly where relationships between companies are studied. It is also useful to show that we do not ignore Novell’s more positive news. We just present that separately.

BrainShare 2008

A video from the scenes of the conference has been added to YouTube.

An interview with a Novell Director of Engineering was pushed upstream as well, thanks to GWAVA.

Here is another Jaffe interview from BrainShare. From the article:

It has competed hard with the likes of Microsoft and IBM, but over the years Novell has remained a smaller player than either of its two main rivals.

GWAVA

This is just a press release, but the news is tied to Novell’s GroupWise.

Snowtide Informatics Systems, Inc., the leading provider of enterprise-class PDF content extraction solutions, today announced that GWAVA, the premier source for innovative Novell GroupWise solutions has licensed Snowtide’s PDFTextStream library for inclusion in its Retain email archiving product.

This just about sums up BrainShare 2008.

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