AllLinuxDevices: CoolLogic's End-to-End Internet Appliance OS: CoolLinuxAE
Sep 28, 2000, 18:35 (1 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Michael Hall)
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
"CoolLogic COO Ed Ghafari speaks of his company's decision to
use Linux in matter-of-fact terms. When the company originally
considered WinCE for their product, says Ghafari (who pointed out
that some of these decisions predated his arrival at CoolLogic),
they rejected it for business considerations:"
"It wasn't a technical issue, it was a business issue," he says.
"In cost and time-to-market... Microsoft was late in delivering the
"QNX was also considered and rejected..."