"Linuxcare to Provide Back-line Technical Support Services,
Education, and Hardware Certification."
"Linuxcare Inc., a recognized leader in providing comprehensive
services for Linux, today announced that it has signed a contract
with Hewlett-Packard Company to become a key provider of back-line
technical support on Linux issues for HP customers worldwide.
Another recent contract signed with HP calls for Linuxcare Labs to
certify HP Brio and HP Vectra business desktop PCs and HP Kayak PC
Workstations running the SuSE, TurboLinux and Red Hat versions of
"We look forward to helping HP deliver world-class Linux
solutions in the marketplace and to giving their customers the best
possible experience running Linux," said Fernand Sarrat, president
and CEO of Linuxcare. "Being distribution-neutral gives Linuxcare a
unique ability to optimize and support all Linux vendor
distributions residing within an enterprise."