ParaSoft Addresses the Future of Embedded Linux Development at Bay Area Linux Users Group

Feb 13, 2002, 00:00 ET from ParaSoft Corporation

    MONROVIA, Calif., Feb. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- ParaSoft, a leading provider of
 automatic error-prevention solutions, announced today it will address the
 upcoming Bay Area Linux Users Group (BALUG) Forum on the future and outlook of
 embedded Linux development. The BALUG Forum takes place on Tuesday, February
 19 at 7 p.m. at the Four Seas Hotel in Chinatown, San Francisco.
     Toris Martin, software technical engineer at ParaSoft, will discuss a
 range of topics regarding the development of embedded Linux applications, the
 benefits of open source operating systems (OS) and will compare Linux to other
 popular embedded OSes. Propelled by the growing consumer demand for
 sophisticated handheld devices, intelligent communication services and
 hardware, the development of embedded systems is at the forefront of today's
 technology marketplace. As Linux continues to grow in popularity, it is
 increasingly becoming the platform of choice for embedded development, but
 what are the benefits and drawbacks?
     BALUG is an open organization comprised of Linux users, vendors and
 supporters and hosts monthly forums to examine technical and trend issues
 impacting the Linux platform. BALUG represents the Linux community and
 provides informative sessions and events promoting Linux as a standard.
 
      What:  "Embedded Systems and Linux: Possibilities and Precautions"
      When:  Tuesday, February 19, 2002 at 7 - 10 p.m.
      Where: Four Seas Hotel in Chinatown, San Francisco
      Who:   Linux users, enthusiasts and press welcome
      Why:   Discover how Linux is becoming a viable option for embedded
             development
 
     About ParaSoft Corporation
     Founded in 1987, ParaSoft is a leading provider of automatic
 error-prevention solutions that help companies improve their software
 development processes. These tools assist teams working on C/C++, Java, Web
 and Enterprise applications to significantly reduce costs by shortening
 development cycles, improving overall quality and reducing time to market.
 ParaSoft is a privately funded company, which has been granted seven patents
 and numerous awards, including the prestigious Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of
 the Year (Los Angeles, 2001) bestowed on founder and CEO, Dr. Adam Kolawa.
 ParaSoft is headquartered in Monrovia, CA. Telephone 888-305-0041. Email:
 info@parasoft.com. URL:  http://www.parasoft.com .
 
     CONTACT:  Sierra Roberts of ParaSoft Corporation, +1-626-256-3680,
 ext. 1270, or sierra@parasoft.com; or Jenifer Concepcion of Nadel Phelan Inc.,
 +1-831-440-2405, or jenifer@nadelphelan.com, for ParaSoft.
 
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SOURCE ParaSoft Corporation
    MONROVIA, Calif., Feb. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- ParaSoft, a leading provider of
 automatic error-prevention solutions, announced today it will address the
 upcoming Bay Area Linux Users Group (BALUG) Forum on the future and outlook of
 embedded Linux development. The BALUG Forum takes place on Tuesday, February
 19 at 7 p.m. at the Four Seas Hotel in Chinatown, San Francisco.
     Toris Martin, software technical engineer at ParaSoft, will discuss a
 range of topics regarding the development of embedded Linux applications, the
 benefits of open source operating systems (OS) and will compare Linux to other
 popular embedded OSes. Propelled by the growing consumer demand for
 sophisticated handheld devices, intelligent communication services and
 hardware, the development of embedded systems is at the forefront of today's
 technology marketplace. As Linux continues to grow in popularity, it is
 increasingly becoming the platform of choice for embedded development, but
 what are the benefits and drawbacks?
     BALUG is an open organization comprised of Linux users, vendors and
 supporters and hosts monthly forums to examine technical and trend issues
 impacting the Linux platform. BALUG represents the Linux community and
 provides informative sessions and events promoting Linux as a standard.
 
      What:  "Embedded Systems and Linux: Possibilities and Precautions"
      When:  Tuesday, February 19, 2002 at 7 - 10 p.m.
      Where: Four Seas Hotel in Chinatown, San Francisco
      Who:   Linux users, enthusiasts and press welcome
      Why:   Discover how Linux is becoming a viable option for embedded
             development
 
     About ParaSoft Corporation
     Founded in 1987, ParaSoft is a leading provider of automatic
 error-prevention solutions that help companies improve their software
 development processes. These tools assist teams working on C/C++, Java, Web
 and Enterprise applications to significantly reduce costs by shortening
 development cycles, improving overall quality and reducing time to market.
 ParaSoft is a privately funded company, which has been granted seven patents
 and numerous awards, including the prestigious Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of
 the Year (Los Angeles, 2001) bestowed on founder and CEO, Dr. Adam Kolawa.
 ParaSoft is headquartered in Monrovia, CA. Telephone 888-305-0041. Email:
 info@parasoft.com. URL:  http://www.parasoft.com .
 
     CONTACT:  Sierra Roberts of ParaSoft Corporation, +1-626-256-3680,
 ext. 1270, or sierra@parasoft.com; or Jenifer Concepcion of Nadel Phelan Inc.,
 +1-831-440-2405, or jenifer@nadelphelan.com, for ParaSoft.
 
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