Denmark joins Mandriva's ecosystem

Denmark joins Mandriva's ecosystem

Paris, January 11th 2008 - Mandriva Denmark was launched in December 2007 as the exclusive Danish partner for Mandriva S.A, offering the Mandriva Linux operating system. The goal of Mandriva Denmark is to provide local distribution of Mandriva Linux and other integrated open source applications in the local language throughout Denmark, the Faeroe Islands and Greenland.

“Even though we are currently only distributing Mandriva Powerpack via local Danish business partners, we will support the full product line of Mandriva, when the need arises”, said Niels Svennekjær, managing director of JustLinux and Mandriva Denmark.

The strategic goals of Mandriva Denmark are to:

  • Promote Mandriva and Mandriva products in the Danish market.
  • Develop a nationwide support network
  • Collaborate with translation groups to supply all Mandriva documents in Danish
  • Make Mandriva products available through online shops
  • Make Mandriva products available through Danish OEMs and VARs.
  • Work with Independent Software Vendors (ISVs) to provide an open source integration environment for their applications, thereby making their products available on the international market
  • Work with educational institutions and organizations.
  • “We are delighted to welcome this new partner, Mandriva Denmark. We are looking forward to working together,”added Gaurav Parakh, Director of Partnership & OEM, Mandriva.

    Customers or OEMs that are interested can now contact Mandriva Denmark directly, and obtain local support.

    About Mandriva Denmark (justLinux)

    JustLinux was established in Denmark at the beginning of the 90's, with one main purpose: to help companies understand Linux better and use it in the most beneficial way.
    JustLinux has built up a deep expertise in Linux through years of professional use of different Linux systems, stand-alone systems, as well as large systems in mixed HA environments.
    JustLinux has a broad client base, ranging from small family-owned companies to some of Denmark’s largest news and telecom businesses.
    The services currently provided by justLinux include consulting, server maintenance, server security and software developing.
    More information at

    About Mandriva

    Mandriva, formerly known as Mandrakesoft, is the publisher of Mandriva Linux, the innovative and easy-to-use 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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