Marist University Becomes First OSDL Higher-Education Affiliate


OSDL is the Open Source Development Lab, a non-profit organization founded by Computer Associates, HP, Hitachi, IBM, Intel and NEC in 2000 to sponsor Linux initiatives targeting telecommunications and corporate desktop markets. They have three affiliate labs. The newest is Marist University which will make a top-of-the-line IBM mainframe available to Linux developers for testing and developing qualified purposes.