[MLUG] MandrakeSoft Ireland - Press Conference Friday
kevin.buckley at mandrakesoft.ie
Tue Nov 18 12:08:50 GMT 2003
Invitation to the most important software announcement since Microsoft
announced their decision to set up their European headquarters in
Ireland in 1985
The Penguin is coming to Ireland!=20
The Microsoft monopoly is no more!
On Friday next the 21st of November 2003 Tuxenergy a West Cork based
Linux start-up will announce their plans for a new Irish Linux
distribution in conjunction with MandrakeSoft SA. MandrakeSoft SA's CEO
Fran=C3=A7ois Bancilhon will hold a joint press conference with Tuxenergy's
Chairman and Managing Director at 11 am in the Imperial Hotel in Cork
MandrakeSoft SA based in Paris France is the leading Linux desktop
distribution worldwide. Founded in 1998 Mandrake is already installed on
almost 4 million desktop computers.
Tuxenergy based in Castletownshend Co Cork was founded in 2003 with a
mission of bringing Linux to the Irish market. The company currently has
three employees and hopes to expand to 10 employees inside 18 months.
For further details contact -
email: kevin.buckley at mandrakesoft.ie
T: +353 (0)28 36860
M: +353 (0)86 3220687
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