"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.""