LinuxPlanet: Linux World Expo Turns Businesslike
Jan 31, 2002, 13:39 (4 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Dennis E. Powell)
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...The 2002 Linux World Expo in New York City is subdued,
anything but packed, and clear in demonstrating that those
companies met last year's goal -- a lot of them burned through all
that money and then simply disappeared.
Other companies -- most other companies -- have a reduced,
subdued presence. The .org pavilion, the place where all those
companies actually got much of what they're trying to sell, is now
limited to the back wall and one corner of the vast Jacob Javits
And even some well-known names in Linux, companies that have
demonstrated considerable success, are entirely absent from this
year's event. SuSE, for example, is not represented; Troll Tech was
rumored to be in attendance, but no one could find them...