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LinuxPR: TurboLinux and Oracle Expand Strategic Relationship

Apr 17, 2000, 22:15 (0 Talkback[s])

"TurboLinux Inc., the high performance Linux company today announced a wide-ranging strategic relationship in which Oracle is taking an equity position in TurboLinux and TurboLinux will make available its operating system optimized for Oracle8i."

"The commitment to certify and optimize the TurboLinux Server operating system for Oracle8i is the latest step in TurboLinux's commitment to providing Linux solutions to support high volume e-business and enterprise applications. To meet the growing demand in Asia for Linux-based enterprise solutions, Oracle, TurboLinux and Huadi, China's largest system integrator, plan to work together to sell to government and corporate customers."

"TurboLinux was the first distribution to port to Intel's new IA64 processor and we are the leader in Linux clustering," said Cliff Miller, CEO of TurboLinux. "By partnering with Oracle, we are better able to deliver on our promise to provide our enterprise customers with high performance, scalable, reliable and highly available Linux solutions.""

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