The awards were sponsored by NRCFOSS (National Resource Center for Free/Open Source Software). Congratulating the winners, M.R. Rajagopalan, director NRCFOSS, said, "Through such incentives, NRCFOSS expects to stimulate young minds, encourage innovative contributions to the FOSS ecosystem and address the digital divide."
Red Herring : OpenLX among the 20 innovative start-ups championing Open-Source in the world.
Forter and Sullivan : Kalculate is well positioned to compete for business of small companies and home office business.
OpenLX Linux: Launched at Linux-Asia-2005, Shipped over 2,00,000 copies, 1,50,000 downloads, Users in 30 countries and growing