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Some Shine Brighter

Aug 26, 2009, 15:32 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Ken Starks)

[ Thanks to penguinista99 for this link. ]

"We're going to break from the norm from time to time...there is someone I want to bring to your attention. And if this guy isn't a Linux Luminary in the first degree, I'll buy you lunch.

"His name is Andy Krell.

"I first met Andy via an email he sent to me, telling me that sometime down the road, he would have some computers to donate to The HeliOS Project...but it would be a while.

"That was fine...we were still working out our non profit status...a critical part of the negotiation.

"When the stars and planets finally aligned almost a year later, Andy called me and said the stuff was ready to pick up. He emailed picture of the stuff his company, nFUSION Group, LLC was providing us.

"Now remember, at this time, we were mostly dumpster-diving to get the stuff we needed, and were actually making it work...so when Andy asked me to come by and pick this up, well: let's just say that I wasn't sure of what to make of it."

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