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Amadeus Development Company

Company name: Amadeus Development Company
Contact: Simon Thornton
Phone: +33-49294-6000
Fax: +33-49294-6000

Amadeus is the leading CRS/GDS in the travel arena.

CRS - Computer Reservation System
GDS - Global Distribution System

We provide availability and booking for flight, cars, hotel, cruise, plus others, to travel agents, airlines etc.

We have offices in 56 countries worldwide.

Amadeus Development Company 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.
    • NFS server for other PCs and Unix systems.
    • File server for other types of clients.
  • Print server:

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

    • Server answers the phone, provides shell logins.
    • Server answers the phone, provides PPP, SLIP or term logins.
    • Users can dial-out using a (possibly shared) shared modem.
    • Users can initiate PPP connections to remote systems.
  • Desktop environment:

    • KDE.
    • GNOME.
    • Other.
  • Office productivity software:

    • Document preparation with Star Office.
    • Image preparation with CorelDraw.
    • Graphics prepared with GIMP.
  • Backup services

    • Tar.
    • BRU.
  • HTTP servers

    • Apache.
    • Netscape.
    • Roxen.
  • Databases

    • PostgreSQL.
    • Informix.
    • mSQL.
    • mySQL.
    • Sybase.
  • Internet client software - WWW

    • NetScape Navigator.
    • Lynx.
    • Other browsers.
  • Internet client software - mail

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

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

    • POP-3 server.
    • SMTP server (sendmail, others).
  • Network services provided to local users:

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

    • HTTP (World-Wide Web) server or cache.
    • Other services.
  • Software development tools:

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