"Ebiz Enterprises announced Monday plans to acquire Jones Business Systems, a Linux server seller, in a
deal valued around $6.2 million. JBSI, based in Houston, sells Unix, Linux and Windows 2000 computers and services. The acquisition bolsters Ebiz's
effort to join the ranks of the better-known Linux companies such as Red Hat and VA Linux Systems." CNet follows up on earlier reports.
November 22, 2000