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LinuxPR: BuyPogo.com Acquires XComputing, Inc And Announces Development of a New Linux Distribution

Mar 30, 2000, 14:51 (0 Talkback[s])


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"BuyPogo Linux Solutions announced today that it has reached an agreement with XComputing, Inc. to acquire the latter's entire business entity and assets. This acquisition is part of BuyPogo's continuing strategy to offer Linux systems at affordable prices."

"XComputing markets Linux workstations and servers through its online website. It also offers low-cost CDs of various Linux distributions. XComputing's CEO Richard Jiang will join BuyPogo.com as its new VP of Operations; Executive VP Julia Dallas will become BuyPogo's VP of Marketing."

"Through this deal, BuyPogo.com also acquires XComputing's ongoing development of a new Linux distribution. BuyPogo will continue and accelerate development on the distribution and plans to make it available this summer. The distribution, Pogo Linux, will allow the user to run Windows and Linux simultaneously."

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