"Koichi Yano's experience in delivering world-class software solutions is a real asset to our company and is a valuable
addition to our senior management team," said Ly-Huong Pham, CEO of Turbolinux. "Mr. Yano has the expertise and
deep experience developing strategic alliances with vendors and business partners, as well as previously
demonstrated leadership skills."
Prior to Turbolinux, Mr. Yano worked at Oracle Japan, where he was responsible for developing business partner
relationships and driving Oracle Japan's Linux business. After leaving Oracle Japan, Yano served as the president of
Miracle Linux. Miracle Linux was founded to focus on Linux solutions for Oracle.
Founded in 1992, Turbolinux Inc. is a global software company providing Linux operating environments and
multi-platform software deployment and management products that enable computing assets to be quickly redefined
on demand enabling true flexible processing power. Backed by some of the world's leading technology companies,
including Compaq, Dell, Fujitsu, Hitachi, IBM, Intel, NEC, Novell, Oracle, SGI and Toshiba, Turbolinux is headquartered
near San Francisco with offices around the world. For more information, visit the Turbolinux Web site at