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BW: Merlin Announces Agreement With Major Mexican Unix Services Group

Sep 01, 2000, 23:13 (0 Talkback[s])

"Merlin Software Technologies International Inc., a leading developer of Linux based software applications and utilities, today announced an agreement with Servicios Humanos Especializados en Computo, S.A. under which S.H.E.C will distribute PerfectBACKUP+ throughout Mexico."

"S.H.E.C., one of the biggest providers of Unix based products and services in Mexico for the past five years, is now focusing on being the premier Linux applications provider. Cuauhtemoc Trejo, the company's Special Products Manager, said "our orientation is reseller channel development, working with resellers and distributors throughout the country. Our strategy is to begin seminars on Backup & Crash Recovery for Linux resellers and end-users...."

"This agreement, coupled with our recent announcement to support Sun's Solaris operating system and other proprietary Unix variants with the release of version 7.0 of PerfectBACKUP+, is indicative of the kind of synergistic relationship between Linux and Unix. By porting PerfectBACKUP+ to other Unix variants and continuing to provide full Linux support, Merlin Software is becoming a one stop shop for distributors looking for quality applications to add to their product line." said Robert Heller, President of Merlin Software Technologies."

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