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Aug 29, 2000, 00:11 (0 Talkback[s])


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"Broadband Access Systems, Inc., the industry's first company exclusively focused on providing cable access solutions for the deployment of value-added data and voice services, today announced that it has adopted the Linux operating system for its award-winning Cuda 12000 IP Access Switch."

"Linux provides Broadband Access with a high-performance, open operating environment that provides additional remote access capabilities and built-in reliability. This adoption of Linux will reside in the management module of the Cuda 12000 chassis and augment the existing real-time operating system. It will also provide the scalability and support necessary for next-generation subscriber management, improve network security and remote access."

"Linux provides users of the Cuda 12000 with a powerful operating system," said Mark Komanecky, vice president of marketing at Broadband Access Systems. "With this enhanced architecture and a standards-based system, the Cuda 12000 continues to lead the industry in performance and reliability."

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