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Company name: SINTEF
Contact: kenneth skaar
Phone: +47 22 06 78 79

SINTEF is a research company, doing research for other companies and The Norwegin Research Council. The Main research areas are Applied Mathematics, Electronics and Cybernetics, chemistry, material sciences, computers and communication, petrolum-technology.

SINTEF uses Linux for the following functions:

  • X-Windows:

    • X-Windows terminal (display, keyboard, mouse -- applications run elsewhere)
  • Office productivity software:

    • Document preparation with LyX.
    • Document preparation with TeX, LaTeX and derivatives.
  • Internet client software - WWW

    • NetScape Navigator.
  • Internet client software - mail

    • Pine.
    • Mail.
    • Netscape's mail client.
  • Network services provided to local users:

    • HTTP (World-Wide Web) server or cache.
    • Accepts secure-shell (ssh) connections.
    • Runs one or more database servers.
  • Software development tools:

    • C and/or C++
    • Java
    • Perl
    • Bourne, Korn, C or another shell; using sed, awk, grep and similar tools.
    • Fortran
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