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Sipu Enterprises Group Chief Executive Zhang Long poses at his office in Kunming

Tea to tech: China's cybersecurity push sparks a 'gold rush'

Reuters By Gerry Shih BEIJING (Reuters) - Zhang Long made his fortune selling Pu'er fermented tea and handcrafted furniture from the mountains of his native Yunnan Province in southwest China. Last November, the 49-year old entrepreneur, who has no technology background, strode into a Beijing ballroom to pitch his latest made-in-China product: SPGnux, a Linux-based operating system he says could…