"The acquisition strengthens LinuxIT's position as one of
the leading Vendor-neutral solution providers in Europe.
01Linux has marketed itself extensively as a solutions and services
provider and has acquired a reputation for quality offerings based
around excellent technical expertise."
"The integration of 01Linux into LinuxIT will further add to our
Support and Professional Services offerings. We are now offering
Total Linux support for all types of customers ranging from one
server through to corporates with hundreds of mission critical
systems. Combined with our bespoke development, porting of
applications to Linux and our educational offerings, this means
that LinuxIT is in a unique position to service the growing demand
for Linux and Open Source know-how."
"Chris Alberry, Managing Director of 01Linux adds, "I am
delighted at the new venture with LinuxIT. I am sure that our
customers at 01linux will benefit greatly from the merger of our
business interests and will be reassured that they will now be
supported by one of the largest Linux solutions providers."