Globe and Mail: Simplicity is Golden for BlueCat Servers
Mar 04, 2003, 11:00 (0 Talkback[s])
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"The Hyatts made Adonis the flagship product of their new firm,
Richmond Hill, Ont.-based BlueCat Networks Inc. A few months later,
they followed up with Meridius, a mail relay system that enables
companies to get their electronic mail as well as protect
themselves from unsolicited e-mail, or spam.
"BlueCat's timing was propitious. At a point when companies had
begun to retreat into thrift mode--hollowing out IT departments and
seeking low-cost network solutions--BlueCat had come along with a
server that was cheap and didn't require much manpower or extensive
network training to operate...
"Another advantage of BlueCat's technology is the software
platform. Its products run on the Linux operating system..."