Collax Takes Appliance Approach to Push Linux into SMBs

The term “software appliances” is starting to gain traction in the Linux arena of late, as vendors are looking for better ways to package the free operating system and deliver it to customers who may not have the skills or the desire to learn about Linux. In the early days of the Internet, a software appliance would have been called a “turnkey solution,” so the idea is nothing new.

Link: Linux Planet