Tornado-Insider: Finnish Linux Leaders Go Global
Feb 24, 2000, 21:07 (2 Talkback[s])
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"Finnish Software Engineering (SOT) launched an international
version of its Best Linux distribution Wednesday, with an eye on
the home user market. SOT, a privately owned company little known
outside of Scandinavia, claims Best is the most widely-used version
of Linux in the open-source operating system's native land of
"Wholly-owned by CEO Santeri Kannisto, the company is in ongoing
discussions with potential investors. "We have some pretty good
offers," he said...."
"Kannisto claimed Best Linux is the only commercial
distribution to actively go after the home user. Most versions
of the Linux operating system are used in development, webservering
and by the more technically literate."