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PRNewswire: Lineo Professional Services Group Provides Engineers as Resource for Embedded OEMs

Sep 18, 2000, 22:44 (0 Talkback[s])


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"Lineo, Inc., a provider of embedded systems, real-time and high availability Linux-based solutions, today announced the expansion of the professional services group to provide solutions for embedded OEM developers. The enhanced professional services division provides OEMs with the assistance necessary to successfully bring embedded products to market sooner, such as: solution design assistance, porting of legacy RTOS applications, developing board support packages, driver development and kernel customization. This group's new responsibilities also include Lineo Embedded Linux Consulting services and Lineo Design Labs."

"Lineo Professional Services adds tremendous value for OEMs developing embedded devices," said Pradyumna Sant, segment marketing manager for Hitachi, a Lineo partner. "We feel that a valuable component of Hitachi's future is the engineering expertise Lineo provides because it allows quicker time-to-market which is necessary for success in the embedded market."

"The window of opportunity is smaller than ever for device manufacturers to be the first to market with a new idea," said Nathan Hatch, senior VP and general manager of the professional services group at Lineo, Inc. "By providing premier custom engineering assistance, Lineo makes sure that OEMs are able to get their devices to the market ahead of their competitors at the lowest cost."

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