Computerworld Australia: Acer Introduces Linux to Business PC Line-Up
Jul 08, 2003, 17:30 (5 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Nadia Cameron)
[ Thanks to Matt for
this link. ]
"Open source software has gained another foothold in the
business PC market following Acer's announcement that it will begin
offering the Linux operating system across a select range of its
commercial desktop platforms.
"The PC manufacturer will now give customers the option of
choosing the Red Hat Linux distribution with its latest Veriton
3600, 5600 and 7600 series of desktop PCs to Australian businesses,
in preference to a Windows operating system.
"Acer marketing director, Raymond Vardanega, said the new Linux
option will be a permanent offer across its Veriton commercial
series of desktop PCs..."