Microsoft and Redhat Execs Meet

A Microsoft-Red Hat warming trend? | CNET
The chief executives of Microsoft and Red Hat held a private meeting in New York, CNET has learned, an indication that relations between the rivals might be warming.

Microsoft’s Steve Ballmer and Red Hat’s Matthew Szulik met for more than an hour at a McCormick & Schmick’s restaurant in New York in late March, sources familiar with the situation said. Microsoft initiated the meeting, one source indicated.