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Legend (China) to Produce Linux Net Devices

Jan 11, 2001, 18:34 (0 Talkback[s])
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By the InternetNews.com Staff

Chinese PC manufacturer Legend Computer said it will create Linux-based Net devices for the Asian market.

The company said the devices, the first of which will be a set-top box, will use Legend's Happy Linux embedded operating system and Cyrus InterSoft's Speiros.

Scott Bayless, chief executive officer of the U.S.-based Cyrus InterSoft, described Speiros as, "a distributed Internet system designed to enable a real-time distribution channel for delivering applications and services."

The companies released no information about other devices resulting from the alliance or when they would be available.

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