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LinuxPR: WiredX.net Launches Officially

Jul 11, 2000, 18:10 (1 Talkback[s])


Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers

"JCraft,Inc., software development company specializing in Java applications, announced today that WiredX.net is officially opening its doors to all GNU/Linux, *BSD, Unices and X Window System users for realizing the mantra 'Wrap every desktop in X Window System'. WiredX.net is intended to provide free distribution service of X Window System server written in pure Java, WiredX and WiredX-Lite, which enable accesses to unix applications from Microsoft Windows via web browsers, on demand, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week."

"We," says Atsuhiko Yamanaka, Founder and CEO of JCraft,Inc, "are convinced the ubiquitousness of X servers will leverage the growth of GNU/Linux, *BSD, Unices, X and Open Source communities and their marketing opportunities and we firmly believe WiredX.net will contribute to their success."

"The service of WiredX.net will cover Microsoft Windows desktops, where IE 4.*,5.* and Netscape 4.5 or higher are running. This means WiredX.net will be able to convert several millions of Windows desktops to X terminals instantly. In the near future, Mac OS X and OS/2 desktops and Be appliances users will be also able to access to X applications instantly by WiredX.net."

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