Updated: 09/15/2017 by Computer Hope
Name: Raymond (Ray) John Noorda
Born: June 19, 1954, in Ogden, Utah
Death: October 9, 2006 (Age: 82)
- American computer businessman.
- CEO of Novell (1982-1994).
- Put together the SuperSet team whose members included Drew Major, Dale Niebaur and Kyle Powell, which later created Novell NetWare.
- Under his watch Novell acquired several companies, including Digital Research, Unix System Laboratories, WordPerfect, and Borland's Quattro Pro.
Honors and awards
- Inducted into the Junior Achievement U.S. Business Hall of Fame (1995).