VA Linux gets a Life – in Belgium

Acquisition time

The way things are going, VA Linux will soon have the entire readership of Slashdot working for it.

The must-own-everything company, has bought another business. This one is in Belgium, it's called
Life and it's a Linux consulting company. Terms were undisclosed.

VA Linux has also announced some "key developer hires" in Europe, the most notable of which is Wichert Akkerman, leader of the Debian Project, who joins the company's Dutch office.

Debian GNU/Linux, by far the world's most popular non commercial flavour of Linux, has more than 500 developers voluntarily contributing code. ®

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