"Microprocessor giant Intel has purchased a 6% stake in eSoft, a
developer of Linux-based Internet and networking appliances,
according to documents filed this week with the Securities and
Exchange Commission. The filings indicate that Intel spent $3
million to acquire 666,666 shares of the Broomfield, Colo.,
"The disclosure is another indication that Intel is becoming
increasingly serious about using Linux as a platform for a range of
Some of the products that appear on this site are from companies from which QuinStreet receives compensation. This compensation may impact how and where products appear on this site including, for example, the order in which they appear. QuinStreet does not include all companies or all types of products available in the marketplace.