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SYS-CON Radio Interviews Tom Barton, Rackable Systems

LinuxWorld Conference & Expo 2004 San Francisco

SYS-CON Radio Interviews Tom Barton, CEO of Rackable Systems, live at the LinuxWorld Conference & Expo 2004 in San Francisco about Rackable's leading-edge data center server products, and his company's open architecture approach to technology design and manufacturing.

Pioneer of large-scale deployments, Barton tells too of the early role played in The Google Success Story by this market-leading manufacturer of rack-mount servers...in conjunction with Linux of course.

Rackable built Google's first 10,000 servers, had early success with Yahoo! too, is now Intel's biggest channel partner and is one of the largest Opteron systems vendors in the world. 70% of Rackable's deployments are Linux, he notes. 

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[interview in MP3 format]

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Jeremy Geelan is Chairman & CEO of the 21st Century Internet Group, Inc. and an Executive Academy Member of the International Academy of Digital Arts & Sciences. Formerly he was President & COO at Cloud Expo, Inc. and Conference Chair of the worldwide Cloud Expo series. He appears regularly at conferences and trade shows, speaking to technology audiences across six continents. You can follow him on twitter: @jg21.

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