"LynuxWorks, Incorporated, a provider of Linux compatible
operating systems and related products and services designed for
the embedded systems market, today announced that it has filed with
the Securities and Exchange Commission a registration statement
relating to the proposed initial public offering of its common
stock. All of the shares will be sold by LynuxWorks."
"LynuxWorks' solutions provide customers with the capabilities
of both a real-time operating system and an open source Linux
operating system through its two principal products, LynxOS and
BlueCat Linux. LynxOS is an embedded real-time operating system
that is based on open standards and is Linux compatible. BlueCat
Linux is an open-source Linux-based operating system specifically
tailored for embedded systems. LynuxWorks also provides software
development tools and ap"plications that are important for
developing and enhancing the performance and functionality of its
embedded operating systems. In addition, LynuxWorks offers custom
engineering and consulting services to enable its customers to
develop and customize its products for their specific needs."
"LynuxWorks' customers are primarily embedded systems developers
in the communications and Internet infrastructure, aerospace and
defense, office equipment and consumer electronics, and industrial
controls and medical devices industries."