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Indian bank switches to Linux

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India's Canara Bank has opted for Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) as the platform to automate more than 1,000 branches of the bank across the country, according to Red Hat Inc.

Over 500 branches of the bank have already transitioned to RHEL, with another 500 branches likely to move to RHEL, according to Red Hat, of Raleigh, North Carolina.

Canara Bank in Bangalore is implementing RHEL over 1000 servers and 10,000 desktops, as part of its total branch computerization project.

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