LINDON, Utah, Feb. 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The SCO Group, Inc.
("SCO") (Nasdaq: SCOX), a leading provider of UNIX(R) software technology for
distributed, embedded and network-based systems, today announced that Darl
McBride, SCO's president and CEO will deliver a keynote address at Interop
Moscow, June 23 at 12:00 p.m. The conference and keynote will take place at
the Crocus Exposition Center.
In his address entitled, "The UNIX Community Makes BRIC Tick," McBride
will present a thought-provoking examination of the current and future state
of IT requirements and solutions in key emerging and fast-growing markets such
as Brazil, Russia, India and China (BRIC). He will also demonstrate an
exciting new technology that enables systems and solutions providers in the
UNIX community to deliver the lowest possible total cost of ownership across a
wide range of solutions, from single-purpose kiosks to the largest shared
"The application server environment of choice for mission-critical
communications and computing infrastructure in fast-growing, emerging markets
is UNIX," said McBride. "And now, UNIX is also leading the way in the next
generation of advanced solutions, including touch-less commerce, lights-out
operations, and wireless digital services."
Interop Moscow is the largest corporate IT exhibition in Russia. It
focuses on business-to-business solutions and attracts a large international
audience. SCO will exhibit in booth number 089 throughout the show. SCO has
had a presence in Russia for many years and Interop Moscow presents an ideal
platform for SCO to demonstrate its continued commitment to the Russian and
UNIX is the product of thirty-plus years of development work by some of
the brightest software engineers in the industry. Together, they have helped
make high-end computers more powerful, economical, reliable, and manageable.
UNIX is the preferred choice for systems that must run flawlessly with little
supervision, constant up-time and reliability even in the most demanding
computing environments. Systems from The SCO Group and its UNIX partners,
including Sun Microsystems, Hewlett-Packard and numerous others enable the
operation of the data and voice networks, power grids, financial markets,
banking networks, transportation and logistics systems that are making
significant growth possible in the BRIC markets.
McBride is among several other keynote speakers at Interop Moscow
including Steve Wozniak, founder of Apple, Marten Mickos, CEO of MySQL, Jake
MacLeod, Principal VP and CTO, Bechtel, Kevin Mitnick, Mitnick Security
Consulting LLC, and Bruce Perens, VP Sourcelabs and co-founder of Open Source
Initiative. For more information on Interop Moscow visit www.interop.ru.
The SCO Group (Nasdaq: SCOX) is a leading provider of UNIX software
technology for distributed, embedded and network-based systems, offering SCO
OpenServer for small to medium business, UnixWare for enterprise applications,
and Me Inc. for digital network services. SCO's highly innovative and
reliable solutions help millions of customers grow their businesses everyday,
from SCO OpenServer on main street to UnixWare on Wall Street, and beyond.
SCO owns the core UNIX operating system, originally developed by AT&T/Bell
Labs and is the exclusive licensor to UNIX-based system software providers.
Headquartered in Lindon, Utah, SCO has a worldwide network of thousands of
resellers and developers. SCO Global Services provides reliable localized
support and services to partners and customers. For more information on SCO
products and services, visit www.sco.com.
SCO, SCO OpenServer and the associated SCO logo, are trademarks or
registered trademarks of The SCO Group, Inc. in the U.S. and other countries.
UNIX and UnixWare are registered trademarks of The Open Group. All other
brand or product names are or may be trademarks of, and are used to identify
products or services of, their respective owners.
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