SiliconValley.internet.com: Fiorina Woos The Linux Faithful at LWE
Jan 30, 2002, 20:25 (16 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Michael Singer)
"Hewlett-Packard (NYSE:HWP) CEO Carly Fiorina Wednesday turned
to the pulpit of open source and preached a perfect penguin world
with the help of her vision of a merged HP and Compaq.
"In her keynote address to the Linux faithful at the LinuxWorld
Conference and Expo in New York, Fiorina acknowledged the crowd as
pioneers and innovators who accelerated the idea of Linux and
turned it into an undeniable force.
"'A decade ago, this conference couldn't have happened because
this movement literally didn't exist,' says Fiorina. 'But here we
all are - challenging conventional wisdom and changing the world
all at the same time.'..."