"NTT Data Corp and NTT Comware Corp plan to buy interests in VA
Linux Systems Japan, a Sumitomo Corp unit that specializes in
creating Linux operating systems and related software, with a goal
of co-developing Linux-based telecommunications systems.
"NTT Data and NTT Comware will pay 50 million yen (US$472,000)
and 140 million yen to acquire 5-percent and 20-percent stakes,
respectively, in VA Linux..."