News Burst: Heavyweights plan dedicated Linux lab

Big name investment in how Linux works under the bonnet of a big corporation

Industry heavyweights including IBM, HP and NEC will announce Wednesday the creation of a laboratory dedicated to testing Linux on large corporate systems.

Several million dollars is being invested in the lab which will be based near Portland, Oregon. It is expected to open by the end of the year.

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