BW: TurboLinux Expands Australia-New Zealand Operations

“Tech Pacific Appointed Distributor; New GM Named; Centari
Systems First Gold VAR.”

“TurboLinux… announced today it has expanded its operations in
Australia with new headquarters offices in Sydney and has appointed
Nicole Sztachanski as the company’s new general manager for
Australia-New Zealand.”

“TurboLinux’s award-winning products will be distributed
nationally by Tech Pacific, the leading computer distribution
channel in Asia-Pacific.”

“To provide local channel and customer support, TurboLinux has
also signed key state-based distribution partners: MPA, the number
one SCO distributor in Australia, will cover Victoria and Tasmania;
Astims IT will distribute in New South Wales as well as provide
reseller and customer training and support services; Saratoga
Distributions will cover South Australia and Western Australia;
Intellitron will cover Queensland and Northern Territory.”

“TurboLinux has also signed up Centari Systems as the company’s
first gold reseller in Australia. Centari Systems, an authorized
reseller for Hewlett-Packard, IBM and Xerox, was selected by
Hewlett-Packard as its corporate reseller of the year in 1998.
Centari has offices in all major capital cities in Australia.”

Press release