[plug] [OT?] Embedded linux and customisation outsourcing provider

Adrian Chadd adrian at creative.net.au
Wed Jun 18 16:04:58 WST 2008

I know its not Linux related, but I'm looking to do this sort of stuff
with FreeBSD. Let me know if you or anyone else would be interested
in collaborating.


(who likes being able to type "make -j4" and build an entire appliance from
scratch from source.)

On Wed, Jun 18, 2008, Beng Tan wrote:
> Hi all,
> I hope this isn't too off-thread. Apologies in advance if it is, and I
> promise I'll only do it once.
> I've recently relocated from Melbourne to Perth, and have decided to
> start up my own IT consulting & services business. The business name
> is ThinkLeft, and we provide a range of technology related services.
> The service that is most relevant to this list is embedded linux and
> customised distributions.
> Whilst over in Melbourne, I was contracting to an electronics designer
> and manufacturer of telco equipment. The work involved setting up and
> maintaining (embedded) linux distributions to power the hardware,
> specifically LFS and uClinux, but often touching the entire software
> stack.
> So, my question is ... does anyone know of any Perth companies who
> could do with some help using linux to operate their specialised
> hardware products?
> I would prefer an outsourcing or subcontracting arrangement where I
> could keep my independence and vendor neutrality, however, I am open
> to other legal or financial arrangements if it is mutually attractive.
> If you'd like to know more, or you're just plain curious, please give
> me a call on 08 6369 0391, or email at info at thinkleft.com.au. My
> website is http://thinkleft.com.au, though it doesn't say much more
> about embedded linux than what I've already stated above.
> References and demonstrations of competence are available upon request.
> Thanks for reading, and have a nice day!
> Beng Tan
> -- 
> ThinkLeft - Bridging business and technology
> http://thinkleft.com.au
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