Novell, Inc., through its infrastructure software and ecosystem of business partnerships, integrate mixed information technology (IT) environments, allowing people and technology to work as one. The Company has four segments: Open Platform Solutions, Identity and Security Management, Systems and Resource Management, and Workgroup. During fiscal year ended October 31, 2008 (fiscal 2008), the Company acquired SiteScape, Inc. (SiteScape), a provider of open collaboration software, including Teaming + Conferencing products. In March 2008, the Company completed the acquisition of PlateSpin ULC, formerly PlateSpin Ltd., a provider of workload lifecycle management solutions for the enterprise data center. In November 2008, it acquired Managed Object Solutions, Inc., a provider of business services management software. In fiscal 2008, it sold its wholly owned Switzerland-based business consulting subsidiary, Cambridge Technology Partners (Switzerland) SA.
(Source: 10-K) – less–ZoomInfo