FairfaxtIT: Pie with source for new growth
Aug 09, 2000, 06:01 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Nathan Cochrane)
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
"Listed Linux Internet kiosk maker pieNETWORKS beat its
prospectus forecasts last week for the year ended June 30, while
the Victorian Government unveiled its latest e-health initiative
using the WA company's technology..."
"Pie makes the equivalent of an Internet vending machine, the
pieLINK, placing them in high-traffic areas like shopping centres,
petrol stations, airports and hostels. There are more than 400
installed in Australia..."
"The company uses Linux because of its reliability and lower
total cost of ownership over Microsoft Windows, Pie said."