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SRO: SCO Takes Open Source Baby Steps

Aug 17, 1999, 22:42 (1 Talkback[s])
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"Could a SCO Linux distribution and more open-sourced SCO products be in the works?"

"In a test of the open source waters, Unix vendor SCO is offering its enterprise consulting services to customers interested in evaluating and managing the cost, benefits and risks of open source software."

"SCO claims it has the largest staff of open source experts of any commercial software vendor. The company's newly formed Linux and Open Source Professional Service team will consist of a group of about 40 core consulting staff, and will provide Linux audit and open source deployment planning services. The group will draw additional support from SCO's custom engineering and telephone tech support personnel.

"SCO is not restricting itself to supporting a particular distribution..."

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