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LinuxPR: Third Largest International Advertising Agency Chooses Linux to Host Websites

Mar 01, 2002, 19:40 (0 Talkback[s])
"IBM and SteelEye Technology Inc. today announced that BBDO INTERACTIVE, a subsidiary of the third largest advertising agency worldwide, has chosen Linux to develop and host websites and applications for its clients. BBDO INTERACTIVE is deploying SteelEye's LifeKeeper clustering software running on Linux-based IBM® eServer xSeries servers and IBM DB2 Enterprise Edition for Linux.

"BBDO INTERACTIVE provides complete Web hosting and infrastructure solutions for customers who require 99.99% and even higher level availability for their business-critical applications," said Andreas Walter, IT Manager for BBDO INTERACTIVE. "The integrated IBM xSeries server solution and SteelEye LifeKeeper clustering software offerings on Linux provide us with the ability to rapidly deploy and easily manage our platforms, all with a price/performance advantage that's unbeatable."

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