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Enterprise Linux Today: Guru.com and Red Hat Launch Co-branded Service for Linux Marketplace

Nov 15, 2000, 22:56 (0 Talkback[s])

"Alliance Offers Red Hat Customers Access to Guru.com's Talent Market and Resources."

"Guru.com, a premier marketplace connecting freelance professionals with contract projects, announced today the successful launch of a Linux marketplace with Red Hat, the leader in development, deployment and management of open source solutions."

"Red Hat recently announced a strategic investment in Guru.com, who closed their Series C funding round in September for $44 million."

"The partnership allows for a co-branded service where Red Hat users can access the range of tools, functionality and content offered by Guru.com. The alliance will take full advantage of Guru.com's project matching capabilities and offer Red Hat corporate customers access to some of the most qualified open source IT talent available. The integration of services allows Red Hat corporate customers to browse for gurus, post a gig and match an independent professional to a specific job. On the freelance side, the partnership creates a direct link to Guru.com from the Red Hat Career Center allowing Linux professionals to create their own profile and to search for open source projects."

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