2008

Yellow Dog Linux v6.1 Offers Advanced Cell Experience

19 November, 2008

From the show floor of SuperComputing 2008, booth #1915, Fixstars today released Yellow Dog Linux v6.1 for Apple G4/G5, Sony PLAYSTATION3, PowerStation, and IBM Power Systems. Built upon the CentOS foundation, a derivative of Red Hat Enterprise Linux, YDL v6.1 offers several end-user and development tool improvements over the previous v6.0.

Fixstars Provides Complete Cell/B.E. Ecosystem Through Acquisition of Terra Soft Solutions

11 November, 2008

Fixstars Corporation, a pioneering company in Cell Broadband Engine™ based solutions, today announced the acquisition of substantially all the assets of Terra Soft Solutions, the world renowned developer of Yellow Dog Linux. The new subsidiary 'Fixstars Solutions, Inc.', of San Jose, California, maintains the entire Terra Soft staff, product line, and regional offices in Loveland, Colorado.

Terra Soft, Fixstars Provide Power Linux for the Latest Cell/B.E. Board in Japan

16 September, 2008

Terra Soft Solutions of Loveland, Colorado, USA and Fixstars Corporation of Tokyo, Japan today announce “Yellow Dog Enterprise Linux for the GigaAccel 180”. Fixstars will provide Yellow Dog Linux as the official, supported OS, coupled with enterprise level Linux support for the IBMR PowerXCell™ 8i Accelerator Board “GigaAccel™ 180” .

Fixstars appoints MIT Professor Michael A. Cusumano as its Management Strategy Advisor

4 March, 2008

Fixstars Corporation ("Fixstars") announced today that Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Sloan Management Review Distinguished Professor Michael A. Cusumano has been appointed as the Management Strategy Advisor at Fixstars.