Netcraft: Cobalt Shows Gains After Source is Opened
Jun 27, 2004, 09:30 (2 Talkback[s])
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
"The Cobalt line of Linux-based hosting appliances is gaining
new users following the decision by Sun Microsystems to open its
source. More than 918K sites are currently running Cobalt, up more
than 47K since November, when Sun announced it was discontinuing
its last remaining Cobalt product, the RaQ 550 server.
"Cobalt Usage by Hosting FirmsIn December, Sun released the ROM
source code for the RaQ 550 under a BSD-style license, a year after
open sourcing the Cobalt Qube code, which is now maintained by the
Cobalt Users Group community as Blue Quartz..."