August 16, 2004

MPC Computers Introduces New ClientPro 365 Desktop Computer

NAMPA, Idaho, Aug. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- MPC Computers, a Gores Technology Group company, today announced the ClientPro(R) 365 managed desktop computer. This new system offers the latest in technology with increased performance and an attractive new design. The new ClientPro 365 desktop features improved graphics and networking capabilities along with a new chassis design, which provides greater internal cooling for the increased heat associated with current and future processors.

"This new system combines the latest in performance and design technology, yet still embodies the ClientPro product attributes of reliability, stability and manageability," said Paul Petersen, MPC's vice president of product development and marketing. "The ClientPro 365 is MPC's mainstream, scalable desktop."

Incorporating the new Intel 915G Express chipset with an 800MHz front side bus, the ClientPro 365 offers a choice of Intel(R) Pentium(R) 4 processors with Hyper-Threading Technology. This mainstream, scalable desktop replaces the ClientPro 345 and is ideal for customers looking for the latest in technology and the flexibility to scale up or down to meet various business needs.

The ClientPro 365 features an integrated Gigabit Ethernet controller, which provides the ultimate in network bandwidth. Other enhancements include the choice of the next-generation integrated Intel Graphics Media Accelerator 900, which more than doubles graphics performance, or x16 PCI Express graphics cards for even greater graphics performance. PCI Express slots can deliver over 3.5 times more bandwidth than existing PCI slots, and operate at near maximum throughput without slowing down other devices.

The ClientPro 365 features:

* Intel Pentium 4 processors with Hyper Threading Technology and an

800MHz FSB

* Dual Channel DDR400 SDRAM

* Integrated Intel Graphics Media Accelerator 900

* x16 PCI Express Graphics

* Serial ATA-150 Controller

* Integrated Gigabit Ethernet

* 8 high-speed USB 2.0 Ports

* Quiet Cooling Technology

ClientPro 365 - $919.00

Intel(R) Pentium(R) 4 Processor 520 with HT Technology (2.80GHz, 1MB L2

Cache, 800MHz FSB)


40GB Serial ATA-150 Hard Drive

Integrated Serial ATA Controller

52x Variable Speed CD-ROM

Integrated 64MB Intel Graphics Media Accelerator 900

Integrated Intel High Definition 5.1 Channel Audio

Integrated Gigabit Ethernet (10/100/1000)

104 Key Enhanced Keyboard

MPC Optical Wheel Mouse

Small Desktop Case

Microsoft(R) Windows(R) XP Professional

3 Years of Parts, Tech Support & On-site Service

Standard Service & Support

The ClientPro 365 includes 3 years of on-site service, replacement parts and technical support as part of the standard configuration.

Optional Services

Customers may choose extended warranty options with up to five years of coverage including parts replacement, technical support, and on-site service (available at an additional cost).


The ClientPro 365 is available to order directly from MPC at or by calling (888) 224-4247.

About MPC Computers

MPC Computers, LLC, provides award-winning computer products and services to its target markets of mid-sized businesses, government agencies and education organizations. MPC's mission is to provide its customers with a superior level of service and support in addition to its high-quality PC products. MPC, headquartered in Nampa, Idaho, is held by Gores Technology Group, an international acquisition and management company. More information about the company can be found at

About Gores Technology Group, LLC

Gores Technology Group, LLC is a private investment firm focused on the technology and telecommunications sectors. The firm combines the seasoned M & A team of a traditional financial buyer with the operational expertise and detailed due diligence capabilities of a strategic buyer. Gores has a long standing record of creating sustainable value in its portfolio companies by focusing on customers and employees, supporting management with operational expertise and providing capital required for growth. Headquartered in Los Angeles, Gores maintains offices in Boulder; New York; London; and Zurich. (

MPC Computers

CONTACT: Kelly Sasso of MPC Computers, +1-208-893-1052,[email protected]

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