IBM, SCO and others keep Linux momentum going

Jacobs, April
February 2000
Network World;02/07/2000, Vol. 17 Issue 6, p8
Trade Publication
Reports on the 2000 LinuxWorld Conference & Expo in New York. Opportunity for vendors to introduce products designed to simplify the development of Linux applications and make them easier to access from any network device; Software and support announcements made by International Business Machines Corp.; Keynote address by Linux creator Linus Torvalds.


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