"Applix will integrate Cosource.com with SmartBreak.com, a
resource site that was designed to accelerate support for users and
developers who work with open-source environments...."
"The availability of support was an early issue that was
identified as a potential barrier to moving open-source operating
systems into larger business and consumer markets. Resources such
as the Applix Web site, according to some industry analysts, might
attract more adherents -- including e-commerce professionals -- who
seem to be identifying with the flexibility and cost-effectiveness
"Although the terms of the acquisition were not disclosed,
Thompson will become President of Applix's Linux Division in
conjunction with the deal."
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