Linux Journal Now Accepting Submissions for 2001 Editors' Choice Awards

SEATTLE, WA -- SSC Publications, publisher of the award-winning monthly magazine Linux Journal and its sister publication Embedded Linux Journal, today announced that entries for the 2001 Linux Journal Editors' Choice Awards are now being accepted.

The awards will recognize this year's outstanding products in the fourth annual Editors' Choice Awards. Winners will be announced November 8, 2001, at the USENIX Annual Linux Showcase and will also be featured in Linux Journal's December 2001 issue.

"Editors' Choice Awards provide us with a venue to reward those products that are truly outstanding," said editor in chief Richard Vernon. "This year we've selected a broad range of categories to best represent all sectors of the community. With the number of new products and announcements we've seen over the course of this year, we know we've got a big job ahead of us but are excited to get the judging underway."

Submissions must be received by October 1, 2001. Vendors may nominate their products by visiting http://www.linuxjournal.com/edchoice/ and following a simple set of instructions. For a complete list of categories and more information on the 2001 Linux Journal Editors' Choice Awards please visit this web site or contact Linux Journal's editorial team at +1 206-782-9011.

About Linux JournalLinux Journal is the premier Linux magazine, dedicated to serving the Linux community and promoting the use of Linux world-wide. A monthly periodical, Linux Journal is currently celebrating its seventh year of publication and and boasts a circulation of well over 120,000. Linux Journal may be purchased at all major bookstores and newsstands and may also be ordered by calling 888-66-LINUX, sending e-mail to subs@ssc.com or visiting http://www.linuxjournal.com/. For additional information about Linux Journal send e-mail to linux@ssc.com.

About the PublisherSSC Publications is an established leader in the Linux, Open Source and UNIX fields, publishing best-selling books, reference cards and e-zines in these fields since 1983. Embedded Linux Journal, a sister publication of Linux Journal, is a bi-monthly controlled-circulation publication. SSC is headquartered in Seattle, Washington and has been operating since 1968. Visit SSC on the web at http://www.ssc.com/.

Media Relations Contact:

Rebecca Cassity, Marketing ManagerSpecialized Systems Consultants, Inc. (SSC)PO Box 55549, Seattle, WA, 98155Phone: +1 206-297-8653 / Fax: +1 206-782-7191rebecca@ssc.com

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Rebecca Cassity is the Director of Sales for Linux Journal

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