February 9, 2001

2001 is the 'first year of Linux clients' says IBM Japan

Author: JT Smith

AsiaBizTech: "IBM Japan Ltd. started to strongly promote a
wide range of Linux applications for clients.

It will launch notebook PCs equipped with Linux through a Linux distributor in
March. "There is a need for Linux on notebook PCs among users in universities
and research institutes. I will make 2001 the first year of Linux for clients," said
Kazufu Hotta, managing director of IBM Japan."

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