NewsForge: COCC Crows About Oracle on SUSE
Dec 20, 2005, 19:45 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Tina Gasperson)
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
"COCC is a technology cooperative based in Connecticut that
develops and supports software and systems for community banks and
credit unions. Each month, COCC services 7,000 workstations and 500
ATMs, and processes more than seven million check images. The
software that provides reporting, databases, and financial
information used to run on the AIX platform, but COCC made the
switch to Linux and saved 40% on hardware costs alone.
"Brent Biernet, the assistant vice president of network services
at COCC, says it was the reassuring presence of a big company like
Novell that convinced him to make the switch to SUSE Linux..."