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Internet Week: Compaq, IBM, Novell and Oracle Invest In Red Hat

“Compaq, IBM, Novell and Oracle today announced equity
investments in Red Hat Software Inc., the largest distributor of
the Linux operating system.”

“Paul McNamara, vice president of business development at Red
Hat, said its customers view directories, database applications and
platform integration for Linux as important, if they’re going to
deploy Linux more broadly. “We chose these partners because they
are leaders in these areas,” McNamara said.”

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