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Digital Video Systems, Inc.


Company name: Digital Video Systems, Inc.
Contact: Ed Martini
Phone: 408-748-2100 x125
Fax: 408-727-1888
E-Mail: emartini@dvsystems.com
WWW URL: http://www.dvsystems.com

Consumer Electronics, Multimedia, MPEG encoding and decoding systems, including DVD, Video CD, pc add-on cards, and complete Network Video Systems.

Our Network Video Systems run Linux.


Digital Video Systems, Inc. uses Linux for the following functions:

  • X-Windows:

    • X-Windows terminal (display, keyboard, mouse -- applications run elsewhere)
    • X-Windows server (runs applications, possibly exports display)
  • Network file server:

    • Samba server for a network of PCs.
  • Print server:

    • Print spooler using lpd (Unix, NFS clients)
    • Print spooler using samba (PC clients)
  • Fax spooler:

    • Fax server for incoming fax transmissions.
    • Fax server for outgoing fax transmissions.
  • Modem communications:

    • Users can dial-out using a (possibly shared) shared modem.
  • Internet client software - WWW

    • NetScape Navigator.
  • Internet client software - mail

    • Mail.
    • Netscape's mail client.
  • Network management:

    • Internet or WAN router.
    • Internet or WAN firewall.
  • Electronic mail server:

    • SMTP server (sendmail, others).
    • SMTP mail router.
  • Network services provided to local users:

    • HTTP (World-Wide Web) server or cache.
    • ''Regular'' (user-ID and password required) ftp server.
    • Accepts telnet connections.
    • Runs one or more database servers.
  • Network services provided to remote users over dial-up or the Internet:

    • HTTP (World-Wide Web) server or cache.
    • ''Regular'' (user-ID and password required) ftp server.
    • Accepts telnet connections.
  • Software development tools:

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