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LinuxWorld San Francisco 2005: LinuxWorld Product Excellence Awards Presented in SF

14 Separate Categories Recognizing the Best Products and Services Showcased on the LinuxWorld Expo Exhibit Floor

The winners of the LinuxWorld Product Excellence Awards - in 14 separate categories - were presented with their awards on Tuesday at the LinuxWorld Expo in San Francisco, in a ceremony emceed by SYS-CON Media West Coast Bureau Chief Roger Strukhoff (pictured).

The Product Excellence Awards, managed by the editors of LinuxWorld Magazine in close collaboration with the show's organisers IDG World Expo, recognize the best products and services showcased on the exhibit floor at LinuxWorld Conference & Expo 2005 in San Francisco.

The winners were as follows:

Best Security Solution: Astaro

Most Innovative Hardware Solution: Levanta

Best Servers: Rackable Systems

Best Integration Solution: Win4Lin, Inc.

Best Data Backup or Storage Solution: Coraid

Best Database Solution: Enterprise DB Corporation

Best Open Source Solution: Mambo

Best Systems Management Tool: The OpenNMS Project

Best Utility/Grid: Rackable Systems

Best Desktop/Productivity/Business Application: Xandros

Best Messaging Solution: Scalix

Best Clustering Solution (Joint Winners):
SteelEye Technology
Appro International

Best Application Development Tool: SlickEdit

Best in Show: LTSP

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Leslie Flowers 05/12/06 09:13:28 AM EDT

Where can I find the criteria for making a nomination for this award in 06 please.

Duty Editor 08/12/05 11:47:26 AM EDT


Dede 08/12/05 11:35:23 AM EDT

It seems to me that there's an error on this page. At : "storage solution winner...", you wrote coriad instead of coraid and the link redirect to a http://www.coriad.com instead of http://www.coraid.com.

Maria McLaughlin 08/10/05 08:31:14 PM EDT

I am writing about the Product Awards info that was published today. Please make a correction in your website in the following category for the company winner:

Best Clustering Solution
Appro International Inc. (PLEASE ADD FULL NAME)
please link the name of our company to the URL www.appro.com

If you have questions, please call me

Just Awards 08/10/05 07:56:02 AM EDT

This reads just like a Who's Who of everyone who's doing Good Things in the Linux world.

Just Awards 08/10/05 07:55:57 AM EDT

This reads just like a Who's Who of everyone who's doing Good Things in the Linux world.

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