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CyberIndia OnLine: Motorola computer group launches Linux strategy

“Motorola…has announced an unified Linux strategy that will
provide its OEM customers with a broad selection of Linux-based
platforms, open source software, service and support, training and
integration services. In support of this initiative, MCG is
collaborating with Lineo, Inc., an embedded Linux software company
and Caldera Systems, which offers a full range of “Linux for
Business” products, services and Linux educational courses.

“Elaborating on the company’s Linux strategy, MCG Sales Manager
Venkatesh Kumaran said, “The performance and flexibility of
Linux combined with its open source environment will help speed
time to market and help reduce development costs for MCG’s OEM
customers.

“In line with the new strategy, MCG introduced a new family of
Linux-based platforms, the emS-ATXI and the SLX Series. emS-ATXI,
in MCG’s new emS Series of Intel x86 embedded server platforms
integrating the Linux open operating system, to power a variety of
telecommunications, Internet, imaging and industrial automation.
The SLX Series, the first in a new family of Linux-based embedded
platforms for Internet networking applications such as web access,
web security, web caching, and virtual private networks
(VPNs).”

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