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BW: Merlin Software is Chosen by Caldera for New OpenLinux eDesktop

Mar 27, 2000, 22:34 (0 Talkback[s])

"Merlin Software Technologies, the leading provider of Linux based software utilities, announced today that Caldera Systems Inc. has chosen Merlin's PefectBACKUP+ backup and crash recovery software to bundle with Caldera's newly announced OpenLinux eDesktop version of Linux."

"OpenLinux eDesktop is high-performance desktop software optimized for the Internet. It provides users with a full set of Linux-based Internet tools designed to save time and increase productivity while using the Internet. It is specifically designed for fast and easy installation on desktops by utilizing award-winning installation software. Caldera, who recently completed its initial public offering, is introducing this new version of Linux for desktop computers as part of a two-tier strategy, aiming one version of Linux at servers and one at the large market of desktop computers."

Press release.