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AllLinuxDevices: Lineo to Be Preferred Linux Provider and Distribution Channel for PocketLinux

Dec 07, 2000, 05:55 (0 Talkback[s])

"Lineo, Inc., a leading innovator in embedded Linux systems, real-time and high availability solutions, today with Transvirtual Technologies, Inc. announced a global distribution agreement establishing Lineo as the preferred embedded Linux vendor and distribution source of Transvirtual's Java and XML embedded Linux platform, PocketLinux."

"This agreement is designed to provide Lineo and Transvirtual customers with streamlined and convenient access to the combined benefits of the Embedix operating system and PocketLinux; this combined offering will be one of the most innovative embedded Linux products on the market today," said Kim Clark, Lineo senior vice president and general manager of the Embedix Product Group. "PocketLinux has already proven its flexibility as an Internet-connected PDA platform by running VTech's Helio and Compaq's iPAQ."

"As a leading embedded Linux provider, Lineo will facilitate established product channeling and provide a driven sales and support team for the innovative Transvirtual platform. Lineo expects to begin distribution of PocketLinux early in 2001."

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