September 9, 2005
Xandros Co-Founder Berenstein Dies
Funeral services were held Wednesday in New York for Dr. Frederick H. (Rick) Berenstein, co-founder, chairman and former chief technology officer of Xandros and an entrepreneur instrumental in convincing Wall Street of the financial viability of the open-source software business. Berenstein died Tuesday at his New York City home from brain cancer. He was 59.