CBS MarketWatch: VA Linux to buy two private firmsMar 16, 2000, 01:21 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Mike Tarsala)
"Server-computer maker VA Linux Systems on Wednesday said it has agreed to buy two privately held companies: San Diego-based TruSolutions and Santa Clara, Calif.-based NetAttach."
"TruSolutions, with expertise in designing low-cost Linux-based servers that stack in racks, will be bought for a combination of cash and stock worth about $194 million, the companies said..."
"NetAttach, which has developed Linux-based storage technology, will get $29.2 million in stock and about $10 million in cash."