Enterprise Linux Today: Red Hat and Compaq Announce Port of Red Hat Linux 7.2 to Alpha Processors

“Red Hat, Inc. (NASDAQ:RHAT),
announced today the port of Red Hat Linux 7.2 to Compaq Computer
Corporation’s (NYSE:CPQ)
Alpha Processors with a target availability of Q1 2002. The Alpha
port will support the same features as those found in the recently
released Red Hat Linux 7.2.

“Compaq’s AlphaServer platform is a popular RISC 64-bit platform
in the Linux community, and Red Hat is glad to be continuing its
long-time collaboration with Compaq with this upcoming release,”
said Paul Cormier, VP of Engineering, Red Hat, Inc. “We see this
association as an integral part of our strategy to deliver
capabilities for the most challenging computing applications in the
enterprise and in high performance computing.”


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