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AsiaBizTech: Major Computer Makers Jumping on Linux OS Bandwagon

Jun 15, 2000, 07:43 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Yoshihiro Takashita)

"Japan's major computer makers are coming to grips with the Linux operating system (OS) by offering customers new server models that either have Linux preinstalled or included as part of a package."

"The computer makers are now offering support, including software patches, for solving any problems that users encounter with the Linux OS, as they do for their own OS products. Some even provide remote monitoring of customer servers on an around-the-clock basis."

"These moves mean that the Linux OS appears to be set to begin making inroads into corporate core computer systems."

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