TITLE

AMD JOINS OSL AS MOMENTUM FOR LINUX IN ENTERPRISE GROWS

PUB. DATE
June 2004
SOURCE
UNIX Update;Jun2004, Vol. 15 Issue 6, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The Open Source Development Labs (OSDL), a global consortium dedicated to accelerating the adoption of Linux, has announced that AMD, a leading provider of 32- and 64-bit microprocessors used in Linux servers and workstations, has joined OSDL and is participating in the consortium's Data Center Linux and Carrier Grade Linux working groups. AMD and OSDL share a common goal of accelerating the development of scalable, reliable, and affordable Linux-based solutions for the enterprise. According to market research firm IDC, Linux revenue grew more than 60 percent year-over-year, topping $960 million in the fourth quarter of 2003.
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13264723

 

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