Tectonic: Linux Gets Positive Bill of Health
Sep 16, 2004, 11:30 (0 Talkback[s])
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"Using Linux, Interpharm Data Systems processes claims for half
of the country's medical providers and pharmacies. The company
handles about one million transactions a month, valued at R200
[US$30.4/€25] million. This is one of the successful
'business-ready' Linux installations that is being highlighted on a
new website (Linux.co.za) launched last week to promote Linux and
open source software.
"Interpharm chose Linux and runs half of its claims on it, while
the other half runs on its existing mainframes..."