Terra Soft Solutions has been acquired by Fixstars Corporation, a Japanese company that specializes in the Cell processor. TSS’s CEO will become Fixstars’ COO, and Fixstars will continue to develop and support Yellow Dog Linux. Terra Soft has a history of working with the Cell processor, including Sony’s PlayStation 3, IBM’s QS20 family of blades, and Mecury Computer Systems blades and accelerator cards.

Terra Soft was one of the original companies dedicated to PowerPC Linux, espcially on Apple Power Macintosh, but they have shifted their focus to other PowerPC-related areas in the past few years, presumably caused by the decline of PowerPC on the desktop.

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