Mandriva, its Polish partner and Wilk Elektronik team up to offer an OEM solution combining a GOODRAM module packaged

Mandriva S.A, is delighted to announce it can now offer its local distribution a personalized Mandriva packaged with GOODRAM modules. Wilk Elektronik SA, the manufacturer of GOODRAM modules, and Mandriva have partnered together to produce a new solution for Poland and for other European customers.

This OEM solution comprises of memory module, Mandriva latest version and a bonus pack Xtreme2. This solution was created for users who either want to assemble their new PC or make an upgrade from propriety OS to a personalized open source OS based on Mandriva Linux.
Wilk Elektronik S.A., established in 1991, has specialized primarily in RAM semi- conductors for use in computers, printers and other industrial computer devices.

"The main advantage for customers is pricing, which is hardly above the market price for memory, and which offers customers any memory modules packaged with an operating system", explains Tomeq Ćwienk Communication Manager at Wilk Elektronik SA.

"Mandriva's partnership with a growing OEM like Wilk Elektronik is a demonstration of the end-user appeal for the Mandriva Linux operating system. It also demonstrates Mandriva's continual drive to become a global Linux desktop. This agreement in Europe validates Mandriva's strategic investment in Eastern Europe that it will be a growing market for Mandriva", said Gaurav Parakh, Vice President, OEM Business Unit, Mandriva S.A.

The bonus pack consists of memory ram and a robust operational system which is addressed both to companies involved in the production of computers and individual customers who want to enjoy the benefits of a legal and highly functional OS.

"This offer will not only create more value for customers, but it also meets the requirement of selling a computer with an extremely rich featured operating system. Our offer is ideal for all companies looking for a product which makes their current offer much more attractive", confirms Agnieszka Okoniewska, OEM Sales Manager at Mandriva Poland.

Any user who decides to buy a GOODRAM memory module will also be able to order a fully-functional operational system Mandriva Linux with bonus pack Xtreme2 features.

About Mandriva

Mandriva, formerly known as Mandrakesoft, is the publisher of Mandriva Linux, an easy-to-use and innovative operating system. It is one of the most popular Linux editions in the world. Dedicated to making open source technologies accessible to all users, the company offers a full range of products and services to individuals, enterprises and government organizations. Mandriva products are available online in 80 languages and in more than 140 countries through dedicated channels. Headquartered in Paris, France, the company is publicly traded on the Euronext Marché Libre.
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About Wilk Elektronik S.A.

Wilk Elektronik S.A. was established in 1991. Since the very beginning the company has specialized primarily in RAM semiconductors, for use in computers, printers and other industrial computer devices. With its narrow specialization and many years of experience the company has been recognized as an expert in its field, becoming in 1996 the biggest RAM distributor in Poland. In 2004 Wilk Elektronik S.A. launched memory products under its own GOODRAM brand name on the Polish and Central and Eastern European markets and started building a distribution network in the countries of Central and Eastern Europe. In 2006 Wilk Elektronik S.A. introduced to the market the GOODDRIVE USB pen drive and GOODRAM flash memory card, adopting the Compact Flash and Secure Digital standards. The company is furthering its development plans by producing USB flash drives in Poland.
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