BW: Caldera Announces OpenLinux eDesktop Pre-load On Select IBM ThinkPads...
Jun 20, 2000, 17:44 (3 Talkback[s])
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"Caldera Systems Inc., (Nasdaq: CALD) today announced the
pre-loading of OpenLinux eDesktop 2.4 on select models of the
recently announced IBM ThinkPad A series and ThinkPad T series
notebooks. Ideal for software developers and IT professionals, the
pre-configured notebooks dramatically cut the time needed to set-up
and tune the system."
"OpenLinux eDesktop is high-performance client software
optimized for the Internet. It includes powerful Internet-ready
applications designed specifically to help end-users maximize the
power of the Internet. eDesktop is the first Linux product to
preconfigure key browser plug-ins/players such as Macromedia Flash
and Adobe Acrobat Reader."
"Another wall comes tumbling down," said Ransom Love,
president and chief executive officer for Caldera Systems Inc.
"IBM is validating Linux on notebooks - particularly OpenLinux. For
professionals desiring a choice of enterprise operating systems,
OpenLinux eDesktop on IBM ThinkPads meets the eBusiness needs of IT