NewsForge: Voila! Workspot Linux is Instant and Portable "Magic"
Jan 28, 2003, 07:00 (5 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Tina Gasperson)
Desktop-as-a-Service Designed for Any Cloud ? Nutanix Frame
"Workspot is an online Linux desktop. You go there in any
browser (java-enabled is better), login, and start up Red Hat Linux
within that browser. It is so cool, I really want it to be
something that people go for. I want it to succeed.
"I'm not so sure it can--but the guy who runs things at Workspot
is a believer. He's reaching out to newbies, collaborators, and
"CEO Greg Bryant started Workspot just before the dot-com boom
got big. He wanted it to be a 'Hotmail-like web service' that
instead of just providing email, provided a complete Linux
workstation that could be accessed from any Internet-enabled