"Ulteo will be based on Kubuntu, which gives you an
already fairly solid base to work from. However, Kubuntu has also
turned into the 'de-facto' standard KDE distribution. What exactly
will set Ulteo apart from Kubuntu?
"We base Ulteo on Ubuntu and Debian packages. Since April, we
have developed a complete and automatic new builder which takes
various sources, apply possible patches and puts all of that
together to release an installable Linux system..."