Novell Incorporated

Other Names:

Novell Data Systems



Acquiring Vendor:



Provo, Utah based software company founded by Dennis Fairclough, Drew Major, Dale Neibaur and Kyle Powell in 1979. Known for the network operating system NetWare, and networking protocol IPX.

Acquired the rights to the UNIX operating systems when acquiring Unix Systems Laboratories from AT&T in 1993.

Acquired by Attachmate for $2.2 billion in 2010.

Entry last updated: 25-Jan-2013