BW: Corel and Rebel.com to Deliver Linux to the Enterprise Marketplace
"In a key strategic move, Corel Corporation today announced its intention to enter into a partnership with Rebel.com to deliver an enterprise edition of Corel LINUX OS using Rebel.com's OfficeServer software." This new product will provide front and back-end support for Linux as well as a migration path enabling computer users to move freely between multiple platforms.
"This new product will provide front and back-end support for Linux as well as a migration path enabling computer users to move freely between multiple platforms. Building on its success in the small to medium-sized enterprise market (SME), Corel will leverage its acknowledged expertise on the desktop and offer enterprise clients an affordable and comprehensive Linux server and Web-based OS solution."
"Since its launch last November, the Corel LINUX OS desktop edition has gained widespread recognition in the industry. Recent figures released by PC Data, a market research firm, show Corel is now ranked second only to Red Hat when tracking the share of revenues from sales of the Linux operating system in the U.S. retail market (PC Data Retail Software Report -- April 2000). Most recently, Corel LINUX OS Deluxe Edition won the Best New Product Award in the End-User Software Category by Government Computer News at FOSE 2000, the largest information technology exposition serving the government marketplace."