BW: Motorola, Red Hat Team to Provide Linux for Telecom Apps Designed for High
Aug 15, 2000, 12:46 (0 Talkback[s])
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"Motorola Computer Group, part of Motorola's (NYSE:MOT)
Integrated Electronic Systems Sector (IESS) and the leading
provider of carrier-grade embedded computing platforms for
high-availability telecommunication applications, and Red Hat Inc.
(Nasdaq:RHAT), the leader in open source Internet infrastructure,
have teamed to help make Linux(R) ready for telecom applications
designed to run 24 hours a day, 365 days a year."
"Under terms of the agreement, Tuesday announced at Linux World
Expo, Motorola will package and market Red Hat's industry-leading
and award-winning Red Hat Linux operating system with Motorola's
Advanced High-Availability Software for Linux (HA-Linux) offering,
which will be shipped with Motorola's carrier-grade
high-availability embedded computing platforms."
"This means the thousands of software tools and application
enablers supported on Red Hat Linux are now available to telecom
OEMs building wireless, wireline and Internet infrastructure
applications such as operation administration & maintenance
(OA&M) platforms, call servers, IP gateways and home location