"Two small companies aimed to spread the gospel of open-source
technologies Monday as Pogo Linux said it agreed to build an
appliance powered by MySQL AB's open-source database.
"Pogo Linux, a Redmond, Wash.-based maker of hardware for the
open-source operating system Linux, will make the DataWare 2600
Server, which will be loaded with MySQL's popular database.
"The companies hope the product will attract interest from IT
managers and developers seeking an open-source option for
Web-hosting and running operations at financial institutions--both
functions that require strong throughput and speedy