CALDERA PROVIDES CUSTOMIZED SOLUTIONS THROUGH EXPANDED PROFESSIONAL SERVICES OFFERINGS Monday 21 May 2001 PDF Print New Service Options are Culmination of 20+ Years Experience; Caldera Tailors Technologies to Also Serve Customers in Small Footprint and Dedicated Function System Markets OREM, UT-May 21, 2001- Caldera International, Inc. (Nasdaq: CALD), the only company "Unifying UNIX with Linux for Business," today introduced its Professional Services offerings. Through the acquisition of SCO's Professional Services Division, Caldera has obtained a 20-year track record in delivering UNIX and Linux solutions and gained a presence in the small footprint and dedicated function systems markets. Caldera has already completed a number of UNIX and Linux projects in this market space including POS terminals, gaming platforms, appliances, customized desktop clients and specialist servers. Customers currently include Incredible Technologies, Inc., and Linetex Computer Group, UK. Incredible Technologies, Inc., from Rolling Meadows, IL is one of the leading game software providers and video game manufacturers in the world. They plan to launch an innovative coin operated gaming machine based on a customized Caldera OpenLinux system, optimized for their platform. "Caldera's Professional Services team helped us migrate our entire gaming software from Microsoft Windows to the Linux platform and produce a low-cost, ground-breaking product with outstanding performance and functionality," said Elaine Hodgson, president and CEO of Incredible Technologies. Linetex Computer Group, UK has been specializing since 1983 in the maintenance of computer hardware and operating systems for businesses. They have been building a managed support server to install in many of the 3,000 computer installations they service around the United Kingdom. Using Professional Services they have created an optimized small hardware footprint server based on Linux, which performs remote server and network monitoring, for their clients. "The innovative, low-cost solution crafted with help from Caldera's Professional Services team will delight our customers," said Alan Bristow, technical director for Linetex. Through Caldera's Professional Services, system builders, VARs, corporate accounts and OEMs may have global access to experienced business and technical expertise. This includes Caldera's LifeSpan Project Methodology, which provides such services as rapid development and deployment of solutions, as well as system replication, application and system migration, and custom engineering. "Caldera offers a unique combination and level of expertise to customers building and deploying complex and highly customized solutions with Linux and UNIX," said David Taylor, vice president of Professional Services for Caldera. "Professional Services excel at tailoring our currently existing technologies to fit customer needs." For more information, visit http://www.caldera.com/consulting/. Caldera International, Inc. Caldera International (Nasdaq: CALD) is the leader in "Unifying UNIX with Linux for Business." Caldera was the first to create the "Develop-on, Deploy-on, Manage" strategy for Linux-based clients and servers. Based in Orem, UT, Caldera has representation in 82 countries and has 15,000+ resellers worldwide. For more information on Caldera products and services, visit http://www.caldera.com. Caldera and "Unifying UNIX with Linux for Business" are trademarks or registered trademarks of Caldera Systems, Inc. All other products, services, companies, events and publications are trademarks, registered trademarks or servicemarks of their respective owners in the U.S. and/or other countries. LINUX is a registered trademark of Linus Torvalds. 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