PC Direct is to offer a networking package aimed at small businesses. The five-user pack includes PCs, server, software, hub, power protection, installation and training.
Called Net2Go, the package will cost $19,999 ex GST or can be leased over three years for $22 a day.
The server is an IntelliServe 690Duo Server with Intel Pentium II 300MHz processor, 64Mb of RAM, a 4.5Gb hard drive and monitor. The five workstations are powered by a Cyrix PR 200MX processor, with 32Mb of RAM and a 2.5Gb hard drive. Server and workstations come with ethernet cards.
Software packages included are Windows NT 4.0 Server with Microsoft Back-Office small business server and a range of management software. The workstations come loaded with Microsoft Office SBE.