Originally Published: Thursday, 13 January 2000 Author: John Eastman
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CALC/Canterbury Corp. and Linuxcare, Inc. Sign Training Agreement

CALC/Canterbury Corp. announced today that it has signed an agreement to provide Linuxcare University Certified Training Classes to information technology professionals, systems engineers and software and Internet developers.

MEDFORD, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 13, 2000--CALC/Canterbury Corp., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Canterbury Information Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:CITI), announced today that it has signed an agreement to provide Linuxcare University Certified Training Classes to information technology professionals, systems engineers and software and Internet developers.

CALC/Canterbury Corp. has also been named by Linuxcare, Inc. to train all Linuxcare Certified Instructors in the Northeast and Middle Atlantic States. CALC/Canterbury Corp. was the first such training company selected by Linuxcare, Inc. for this purpose.

CALC/Canterbury Corp. President, Glen S. Hukins, was quoted as saying, "By February we expect to have classes available for those IT professionals and others interested in obtaining Linuxcare University Certification. This certification will enable them to develop and administer Linux platform-based servers and desktop environments."

Mr. Hukins went on to say, "Simultaneously with certification training, we will also be offering Linuxcare Certified Instructor Training as the exclusive Linuxcare Mentoring Center for the Northeast and Middle Atlantic States."

CALC/Canterbury (www.calc.com), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Canterbury Information Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:CITI), is a Microsoft Solutions Provider and a Microsoft Certified Technical Education Center (CTEC), as well as a Lotus Authorized Education Center (LAEC). CALC/Canterbury provides application and technical computer training, technical services and staffing and both instructor led and on-line course development. CALC Web University (learn.calc.com), an online training portal, developed and hosted by CALC/Canterbury, focuses on design and delivery of online training in both Internet and intranet environments. The Canterbury Companies provide a wide variety of computer and management training programs and technology consulting services to Fortune 1000 companies. USC/Canterbury, a CTEC in the Mid-Atlantic area, provides technical training and network development and design. USC/Canterbury is also a premier value added reseller of hardware and software. MSI/Canterbury offers sales and management training and consulting to corporations nationwide. ATM/Canterbury is a software consulting and development company that specializes in document imaging, tracking and retrieval.

In addition to historical facts or statements of current condition, this press release may contain forward-looking statements. The Company's performance and financial results could differ materially from those reflected in the forward-looking statements due to general financial, economic, regulatory and political conditions or additional factors unknown to the Company at this time, as well as more specific risks and uncertainties such as those set forth in documents filed by the Company with the SEC (including, but not limited to, its most recent reports on Form 8-K, Form 10-Q and Form 10-K, copies of which are available upon request or over the Internet at www.sec.gov). Given these risks and uncertainties, any or all of these forward-looking statements may prove to be incorrect. Therefore, current or prospective investors are cautioned not to place undue reliance on any such forward-looking statements. Furthermore, the Company has no intent, and disclaims any obligation, to update any such factors or forward-looking statements to reflect future events or developments.

The Internet addresses for the Canterbury companies: -- Corporate -- www.canterburyciti.com -- CALC/Canterbury Corp. -- www.calctrain.com -- USC/Canterbury Corp. -- www.gettrained.com -- ATM/Canterbury Corp. -- www.atmcan.com -- MSI/Canterbury Corp. -- www.msitrain.com -- CALC Web University -- learn.calc.com

About Linuxcare, Inc.

Linuxcare, Inc. is the leading provider of customer services for enterprise Linux environments, including technical support, professional services, education, and product certification. Linuxcare supports all major distributions of Linux, leading Open Source software solutions, and Linux-based enterprise database applications, on all major hardware platforms.

With funding from Kleiner Perkins and others, Linuxcare counts Dell Computer, IBM, and Sun Microsystems among its strategic partners. The company hosts www.linuxcare.com, the world's leading online technical support resource for Linux. Founded in 1998, Linuxcare is headquartered in San Francisco. The company can be reached at +01-415-354-4878. Japanese information regarding Linuxcare Services is now available through jpinfo@linuxcare.com.

Linuxcare and Linuxcare logo are service marks and "At the center of Linux" is a trademark of Linuxcare, Inc. Linux is a registered trademark of Linus Torvalds. All other trademarks are acknowledged.

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