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com

P.O. Box 73487 - 00200


Nairobi, Kenya
Tel: 254-20-2731477/4
korandu@korandu.com

KORANDU LIMITED
P. O. BOX 73487 - 00200
NAIROBI, KENYA
Tel: 254-20-2731477
GSM: 254-722-371340
03/03/2009
TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN

RE: KORANDU LIMITED LETTER OF INTRODUCTION

We would like to introduce ourselves:


KORANDU LIMITED
P. O. BOX 74019 - 00200, NAIROBI, KENYA,
POTS: 254-20-2485098 GSM: 254-722-834115
Company Reg No.: C.113105 PIN No. : PO51165740W VAT Registration No. : 0158210E
We are located in Swing House, Unit 34, Nairobi West, Nairobi.
We deploy and maintain Networks, Servers, Solaris systems, Linux systems and Windows based
Enterprise & SME systems, some of which are outlined on the page attached.

We look forward to an opportunity to serve and support you in your mission through developing and
deploying solid network solutions and server systems for you.

Kind Regards,

Mureithi Ndiritu
DIRECTOR
KORANDU LIMITED
korandu@korandu.com
Who we are...

KoRANDU is a Technology Strategy and Design Company, that


specializes in the innovation, deployment and management of applications that respond to
unique challenges.
KoRANDU is also a Technology Partner/Reseller to IBM, Novell, , Funambol, Sun
Microsystems and MCX. We have developed and deployed specialized Internet Security
Systems, Mobile Network Applications, Collaboration Groupware Servers since the year
2002 for a host of small, medium and large enterprises, through both direct contracts by
enterprises and indirect contracts (subcontracting).

Some of our Systems & Services include:

1. HP, IBM Dell Server/Desktop Maintenance Servicing, Repairs & Parts Supplies
Supply, installation, repair and maintenance of Servers, Desktops, Laptops and
Computer Accessories

2. Wireless & Ethernet Network Cabling,


Supply, installation, maintenance Wireless and Ethernet Network Parts & Accessories

3. Tyan High Performance Computing (HPC) Servers & Workstations


- Tyan develop and produce High Performance Computing (HPC) & Cluster Servers,
SMP Systems and Desktop Bare-bone Systems as well as providing design and
production services to tier-1 global OEMs, and a number of other regional OEMs
- Tyan manufacturer computer motherboards, including models for both Intel and AMD
processors.
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4. Solaris & Linux OpSys Platform Support & Training


- Installation, Configuration & Testing of Solaris & Linux based Applications & Systems -
Intensive Solaris & Linux Operating System Skills Development and Training
- Novell, IBM, Sun Microsystems Software Resale & Support

5. Linux Internet Firewalls, Proxy Servers, Network Intrusion Detection Systems


- Installation, Configuration & Testing of Information Security Systems

6. Zimbra Email Collaboration Servers, Mail Security Solutions and Filters


- Zimbra is an email and collaboration server that is a stable, scalable Linux alternative to
Microsoft Exchange Server - enabling email, group calendar, contacts, instant
messaging (chat), file storage and web document management.
- The Zimbra email and calendar server is available for Linux, Mac OS X and
Virtualization platforms. Zimbra syncs and is mail compatible to smartphones, iPhone,
BlackBerry and desktop clients like Outlook and Thunderbird. Zimbra also features
archiving and discovery for compliance.

7. Xen-Solaris Virtualization, Xen-Linux Virtualization, VirtualBox, Desktop VMWare


- Sun xVM Xen Server
A cross-platform, high efficiency, hypervisor capable of hosting multiple operating
systems.
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8. Data Storage & Replication, Disaster Recovery & Business Continuity Solutions

- Sun StorageTek Availability Suite


Solaris AVS provides two filter drivers; Remote Mirror Copy and Point in Time Copy
software allows volumes and/or their snapshots, to be replicated between physically
separated servers in real time, or by point-in-time, over virtually unlimited distances.
Replicated volumes can be used for tape and disk backup, off-host data processing,
disaster recovery solutions, content distribution, and numerous other volume based
processing tasks

- IBM Tivoli Storage Manager


IBM Tivoli Storage Manager (TSM or ITSM) is a centralized, policy-based, enterprise
class, data backup and recovery software. The software enables a user to insert
objects not only via backup, but also space management and archive tools. It also
allows to retrieve the same data via similar restore, recall, and retrieve methods.

- StoreGrid
StoreGrid Professional Edition has a simple, easy to use interface for SMBs and
remote/branch offices to manage their backup needs. The elegant interface and easy
manageability makes optimal use of your companys IT resources. It supports MS
Exchange and MS SQL server backups and all major operating systems. Onsite client-
server backups and optional Remote Network backups StoreGrid's unique trusted peer
to peer backup, wherein you could choose to put free hard disk space lying in your PCs
to good use!Network Attached Storage devices, Mapped Drives and External Hard
Disks. SQL, Exchange, Active Directory, Documents, Emails, Browser settings,
Databases, etc - StoreGrid covers them all in one comprehensive package!
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9. Citrix Thin Client Computing, Virtualization & Application Server


- Citrix XenApp (formerly Citrix MetaFrame Server and Citrix Presentation Server) is a
remote access/application publishing product that allows users to connect to their
corporate applications, usually available from central servers. One advantage of
publishing applications using XenApp is that it lets users connect to these applications
remotely, from their homes, airport Internet kiosks, smart phones, and other devices
outside of their corporate networks.

10.Help Desk Systems


OTRS is an Open source Ticket Request System (also well known as trouble ticket
system) with many features to manage customer telephone calls and e-mails. The
system is built to allow your IT Support, internal IT, Helpdesk, etc. department to react
quickly to inbound inquiries.

11.E-Learning Systems
ILIAS is an web-based learning management system (LMS). It supports learning
content management (including SCORM 2004 compliance) and tools for collaboration,
communication, evaluation and assessment.
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Linux Network Server & Security


Deployment Reference Sites & Experience
Office of the Prime Minister
Product/Service: Network Groupware Collaboration Server
Site: 1
Users: over 100
Contact Email: cndiritu@primeminister.go.ke
Contact Phone:

National Oil Corporation of Kenya (NOCK)


Product/Service: Mail Garrison Security Server
Site: 1
Users: over 100
Contact Email: kennchore@nockenya.co.ke
Contact Phone: 020-6952000

Gertrudes Children's Hospital


Product/Service: Mail & Network Garrison Security Server
Site: 1
Users :200
Contact Email: pmbaka@gerties.org
Contact Phone: 020-2775000
Linux NSG
Linux Internet Firewall and Router for 3 Sites
Mail Anti-Spam and Anti-Virus Security Filter: Filters all incoming mail and delivers them to a
Windows 2003 Exchange Server and also serves as an
Internet Proxy for 3 Sites
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Kenya Sugar Board


Product/Service: Mail & Network Garrison Security Server
Site: 1
Users: over 50
Contact Email: cbutha@kenyasugar.co.ke
Contact Phone: 020-2700572
Linux NSG
Linux Internet Firewall and Router for 3 Sites
Mail Anti-Spam and Anti-Virus Security Filter: Filters all incoming mail and delivers them to a
Windows 2003 Exchange Server and also serves as a Internet Proxy

Ministry of Health
Product/Service: Linux Primary Domain Controller
Site: 1
Users: over 400
Contact Email: Nicolas
Contact Phone: 0723-333161

First Assurance Company of East Africa


Product/Service: Citrix Thin Client Computing
Site: 2
Users: over 50
Contact Email: smuraya@firstassurance.co.ke
Contact Phone: 020-3877737
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Chancerywright Insurance Brokers


Product/Service: Secure Mail Server
Site: 1
Users: over 100
Contact Email: emwangi@chancerywright.com
Contact Phone: 6952000

Constella Futures Group Kenya


Product/Service: Mail & Network Garrison Security Server
Site : 1
Users : 20-30users
Contact Email: wanjirumathenge@yahoo.com
Contact Phone: 2719540
Linux NSG
Mail Anti-Spam and Anti-Virus Security Filter: Filters all incoming mail and delivers them to a
Novell Groupwise Server

Procurement and Supply Chain Management Consortium


(JSI Project Kenya)
Product/Service: Mail & Network Garrison Security Server
Sites: 2
Users: formerly over 50, currently 20-30
Contact Email: fmutua@pscmc.co.ke
Cell Phone: 0735 858904
Linux NSG
Mail Anti-Spam and Anti-Virus Security Filter: Filters all incoming mail and delivers them to a
Novell Groupwise Server
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JSI MMIS
Sites: 2 (Industrial Area and Community)
Users: over 70
Contact Email: dwambua@sign.jsikenya.com
Phone: 0722 523654
Mail Anti-Spam and Anti-Virus Security Filter

Linux Content Filtering Proxy References


Reference Sites: e-mail Contact Telephone

Gertrude Children's Hospital pmbaka@gerties.org Petronila 020-2775000

Jet Cyber - World Business Center Lillian 0721-921794

ClickOnline Cyber - Church House George 0721-595995

Takamori Cyber - Posta SACCO Plaza Ground Floor Takamori 0720-390976

Dagit Cyber - Maendeleo ya Wanawake Hse Ground Flr Kevin 0721-424423

KoRANDU LIMITED
Unipen, Unit 4A, Above Barclay's Prestige, Argwing's Khodek Road. Hurlingham
P. O. Box 73487 - 00200 Nairobi, Kenya
Tel: 254-20-2731477 GSM: 254-722-371340 email: korandu@korandu.com
Company Reg No.: C.113105 PIN No. : PO51165740W VAT Registration No. : 0158210E