Caldera Volution Wins Best of Show; Award Recognizes Best Network Server Application at LinuxWorld, New York

Feb 05, 2001, 00:00 ET from Caldera Systems, Inc.

    OREM, Utah, Feb. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Caldera Systems, Inc. (Nasdaq:   CALD)
 today announced Caldera Volution, its Linux-agnostic management product,
 claimed the Best Network Server Application Award at LinuxWorld, New York.
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     "We appreciate the recognition for Caldera Volution, which brings down the
 Linux management barrier administrators face," said Drew Spencer, chief
 technology officer for Caldera Systems, Inc.  "One of Volution's many benefits
 to administrators is the power to make scheduled security updates feasible for
 any size network.  This erases the threat of things like the Ramen worm.
 Through electronic software distribution, administrators can update ten, one
 hundred, even thousands of Linux systems at a time."
     Caldera Volution includes, among other benefits, the following key
 features:  a secure Web-based management console, an electronic software
 distribution to install and remove applications on remote Linux systems,
 hardware and software inventory, health monitoring of Linux systems, and a
 Linux printer configuration.  It can be purchased for the suggested price of
 US $2995.  International versions are available in Chinese (simplified and
 traditional), French, Italian, German, Spanish, Japanese, Korean and
     For more information about Caldera Volution visit
     Caldera Systems, Inc.
     Caldera Systems, Inc. (Nasdaq:   CALD) is a "Unifying UNIX with Linux for
 Business" technology leader in developing and marketing successful Linux-based
 business solutions, including its award-winning OpenLinux, NetWare for Linux,
 Linux technical training, certification and support-with free 30-day phone
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     Caldera, Inc. was co-founded in 1994 by Ransom Love.  Caldera Systems,
 Inc. was founded by Ransom Love in 1998 to develop Linux-based business
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 involve risks and uncertainties.  The Company wishes to advise readers that a
 number of important factors could cause actual results to differ materially
 from those in the forward-looking statements.  Those factors include the
 failure of the products described above to operate as designed due to
 incompatibility with some platforms or other defects; our reliance on
 developers in the open source community; new and changing technologies and
 customer acceptance of those technologies; the Company's ability to compete
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 factors, which could cause actual results to differ materially, are also
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 Commission, including its recent filings on Form 10-Q.

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