Posts Tagged ‘Linux’

China’s Huawei Joins Hyperledger Blockchain Project

Huawei conferenceLinux Foundation-led Hyperledger blockchain project announced the addition of ten new members, including Chinese telecom device maker Huawei. Other new …


China’s Inspur Forms Linux Partnership With Red Hat

Chinese technology company Inspur and American open source manufacturer Red Hat have reached a strategic deal to combine Red Hat’s latest-generation enterprise operating system Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 with Inspur’s X86 platform products. According to the agreement, Inspur and Red Hat will become OEM partners. The OEM partner designation is the highest partner rank […]


Acer Launches BYOC Services

Taiwanese PC maker Acer launched its Build Your Own Cloud service. To promote the service, the company opened a Build Your Own Cloud experience center in Lung-Tan Aspire Park, Taipei, and launched a special logo for the business. According to Stan Shih, chairman of Acer, BYOC is based on the Acer Open Platform. It will […]


Ubuntu Inks Open Source Deal With Chinese Government Agencies

Linux-focused firm Canonical is working with the Chinese government to promote and develop a version of the company’s Ubuntu operating system. The China Software and Integrated Chip Promotions Centre announced a new reference architecture for Chinese operating systems. CSIP, which is a part of the Chinese Ministry of Industry and Information Technology, has apparently selected […]


Microsoft Teams With Chinese Linux Provider For Cloud Computing Services

Microsoft China has signed a cooperation agreement with China Standard Software Company Ltd, a Chinese Linux operating system provider, for the two parties to jointly develop, promote, and sell cloud computing solutions. Microsoft and CS2C say they are committed to the building of a virtual technology joint lab in Beijing, which will focus on solutions […]


Garmin Joins Google’s Open Handset Alliance

The Taiwanese GPS and communications products developer and manufacturer Garmin Corporation has joined the Google-dominated (GOOG) Open Handset Alliance.


Tencent Will Launch Linux QQ In July

Tencent’s Linux version of its instant messaging software QQ has entered a testing stage and it will be formally launched in July 2008.


New Efforts On Converting Chinese Linux Users To SUSE Linux Enterprise

Microsoft (MSFT) and Novell (NOVL) have announced an incremental investment in their relationship focused on converting unsupported Linux users to supported SUSE Linux Enterprise, with a particular emphasis on the Chinese market.


AVS-Enabled IP Set-Top Boxes On Changhong’s Menu

Philips’ NXP Semiconductors STB222 set-top box solution has been selected by Changhong to deliver AVS-compliant IP STB platform to manufacturers and Pay TV operators in Asia.