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CNN: IBM leads Linux charge

Feb 08, 2000, 22:37 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Ed Scannell)

"Linux's growing strength in corporate America manifested itself at LinuxWorld Expo here Wednesday as several major vendors threw their weight behind the open-source operating system with new products and deeper strategic commitment.

Leading the parade was IBM, which pledged to deliver its journaled file system and engineering support to the open source community. IBM also is making its ViaVoice speech recognition product and think clients available on Linux."

"IBM has already made available to the open-source community over the past year its XML parsers and Jikes reference compiler. It will make other products and technologies available, including those from its research division, over the course of this year, according to company officials."

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