A small start-up company
called LinuxForce maintains all of the Franklin Institute's Linux operations. While the
Institute is very well-known and venerable, funds are just as scarce for any other large
educational facility. A very large portion of new additions to the Institute in recent years
have come from patrons and charitable trusts. Rather than hire a full-time Linux
administrator, the Institute hires LinuxForce on a contract basis to perform key
administration tasks. Linux.com reports.
November 7, 2000