DesktopLinux.com: Workspot Offers Desktop Linux 'Anywhere'
Mar 28, 2003, 13:00 (0 Talkback[s])
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"Are you considering using the Linux operating system, but want
to give it a test-drive first? Workspot offers a way to try Linux
through your Internet browser. The subscription-based program gives
you the flexibility to use Red Hat in your business or at home for
a low monthly fee. DesktopLinux.com spoke with Workspot's CEO Greg
Bryant to learn more about using Desktop Linux anywhere...
"DesktopLinux.com: Can you briefly describe Workspot's
history and mission?
"Greg Bryant: We set out to provide a personal,
infinite machine... something like a desktop that lives forever...
available remotely through any other machine. We could only build
that with nonproprietary, open, Free software... so it's a
"DesktopLinux.com: Currently, Workspot offers
Red Hat 8.0. Are there plans to offer other Linux
"Greg Bryant: We have boundless plans... we
want to offer all distros, and all desktop managers, and all
applications, and quite a bit of hardware. Workspot should be the
complete, living showcase of the Linux world, where people can try
anything at the click of a button, preconfigured..."