LinuxDevices: OSDL Takes Linux Back to School
Jul 02, 2004, 11:30 (1 Talkback[s])
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
"The Open Source Development Labs (OSDL) is courting
institutions of higher learning through a new program aimed at
attracting affiliates interested in Linux research and deployment.
Several colleges and universities have already joined the program,
which could increase Linux participation in a quarter already vital
to Linux's success.
"Linux itself began as the project of a computer science
student, the OSDL notes. Linus Torvalds, now an OSDL fellow, was a
student at the University of Helsinki in 1991 when he created the
Unix-like operating system that was later dubbed 'Linux...'"