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BW: New TurboLinux Release Number One OS in Japan

Jul 26, 1999, 14:58 (11 Talkback[s])

"Outsells Windows 98, Macintosh OS and Other Linux Packages in Retail Stores"

"TurboLinux, the leader in high-performance Linux, today announced that its newly released TurboLinux Workstation J 4.0 product was the best selling operating system in Japan, beating Microsoft Windows 98 and all other Linux operating systems in retail sales."

"In results released by Business Computer News, a market research company that analyzed sales at over 200 major computer stores throughout Japan, TurboLinux J 4.0 outsold every other individual OS product in the Japanese retail channel in its first week, including Windows 98 and other commercial Linux packages."

"'TurboLinux continues to consolidate its dominant position in the Pacific Rim, and the success of our TurboLinux J 4.0 product is indicative of our commitment to being a leading provider of high-quality Linux solutions,' said Cliff Miller, president and CEO of TurboLinux."

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