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BW: TurboLinux Powers Japan E-Commerce Web Site... 380 Stores... Hosting 3.3 Million Products

Feb 29, 2000, 18:52 (0 Talkback[s])

"TurboLinux, Inc., the high performance Linux company, announced today that one of Japan's largest consumer e-commerce web sites is running on TurboLinux Server and a cluster of IBM Netfinity 5000 Servers."

"DEODEO, one of Japan's largest consumer electronics, software and music retailers with more than 380 stores nationwide, selected TurboLinux Server operating system on IBM Netfinity servers running a Java-based solution to offer its users a customized shopping experience online."

" 'TurboLinux, IBM and Java have helped lower the total cost of creating CyberCity,' said Yoshitake Senoo, director of multimedia business at DEODEO. 'And best of all, it give us the stability and interactivity we were looking for.' "

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