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China's cybersecurity push breeds start-ups

Mr Zhang, who made money in tea and furniture, says his company Sipu has rolled out more than 10 versions of SPGnux, a Linux-based operating system.


ZHANG Long made his fortune selling Pu'er fermented tea and handcrafted furniture from the mountains of his native Yunnan province.

Last November, the 49-year old entrepreneur, who has no technology background, strode into a Beijing ballroom to pitch his latest made-in-