CentOS as a group is a community of open source contributors and users. Typical CentOS users are organisations and individuals that do not need strong commercial support in order to achieve successful operation. CentOS is 100% compatible rebuild of the Red Hat Enterprise Linux, in full compliance with Red Hat's redistribution requirements. CentOS is for people who need an enterprise class operating system stability without the cost of certification and support.
"After the quarter ended September 30, 2001, the Company plans to continue to develop the software of 'Bluepoint Linux' and Embedded system and also provide technical support to its customers. The Company will significantly increase its efforts in the development and marketing of embedded Linux operating system and embedded applications. Besides its Linux operating system and Linux solution business, the Company is making significant progress in its embedded Linux business." The above is from the company's quarterly report. BluePoint's last release however dates back to July 2000, a very long time in terms of Linux software. It seems that embedded systems are the main focus at present while the distribution has been given low priority.
BluePoint, China's leading Chinese localized Linux software company, provides Linux platform technology and Embedded Linux solution. Founded in Shenzhen in December 1999, formerly named Shenzhen Sinx Software Co. Ltd, BluePoint was an outgrowth of a famous kernel hacker group know as OPENUNIX NETWORK STUDIO, its membership includes some of the most famous UNIX/Linux geniuses in China.