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Corporate Desktop : The Mandriva Linux Desktop for businesses

Mandriva brings to the enterprise its renowned expertise in Desktop Linux. Now, for Office productivity, Business of all sizes can rely on ease of use, streamlined and intuitively organized software package, as well as leading applications of their kind in every field.
Corporate Desktop offers 5-year product maintenance and is based on open standards and compatibility, so businesses can enjoy a stable and flexible infrastructure. From user-friendliness to security, to interoperability, Corporate Desktop is all the enterprise has been demanding. It's also the ideal client for Mandriva's Corporate Server.

Open standards and compatibility


  • 12-18 month upgrade cycles

  • 5 year product maintenance


  • Kernel 2.6

  • NPTL

Easy to use

  • KDE 3.2

  • Automated Installation Process: benefit from automatic hardware detection* and configuration

  • PXE auto-installation


  • x86 and x86-64 architectures

  • SMP and Hyper-Threading architectures

  • Support for USB2 and IEEE1394

  • Serial ATA: Most controllers supported in non-Raid mode

  • Heterogeneous environment support with Samba

  • Tool for easy migration from Samba2 to Samba3

  • NTFS partition resizing without data loss


  • Virus safe

  • Firewall, easily configured shorewall

  • Encrypted file systems

  • PKI