Stories by Benjamin Keyser and Stephen Lawson

  • Novell, Cisco team on management

    Novell is extending its crown-jewel network directory, Novell Directory Services (NDS), to include management of network hardware from Cisco Systems which in turn is supporting the idea. At Comdex recently, Novell demonstrated Java-based technology for configuring the devices, marking the first time NDS has been used to control Cisco's hardware.

  • COMDEX: Novell, Cisco do network duet

    Novell is extending its crown-jewel network directory, Novell Directory Services (NDS), to include management of network hardware from Cisco, which in turn is supporting the idea. At Comdex last week, Novell demonstrated Java-based technology for configuring the devices, marking the first time NDS has been used to control Cisco's hardware. NDS was also demonstrated configuring devices from Nortel Networks and Lucent Technologies, which previously have endorsed NDS.